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Bexar County Courthouse, San Antonio

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The Bexar County Courthouse is a historic building in downtown San Antonio, Texas, USA.The building was designed by architect J. Riely Gordon, and borders Main Plaza, along with such other architectural landmarks as the Cathedral of San Fernando. The style is Romanesque Revival, and the main material used is red sandstone. Ground was broken for Gordon's structure on August 4, 1891, and the cornerstone was laid December 17, 1892. After several delays, construction was fully completed in 1896. The building was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1977.The Courthouse currently functions as the County Seat of Bexar County.
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  • Located on the south side of Main Plaza, just a block west of the Riverwalk, near San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral, the Bexar County Courthouse is a wonderful, red sandstone structure built in the Roma...  more »
  • This beautiful courthouse is amazing! The architecture is historical and very Texas like! This structure is on the historic register!  more »
  • San Antonio is still conducting Civil cases in this beautiful building. During voting it is done in the basemen here. At Christmas it is decorated in white lights that outline the building. You can se...  more »