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Bexar County Courthouse, San Antonio
(3.2/5 based on 50 reviews on the web)
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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  • The courthouse has become more accommodating over the years. As I dragged in everyone I met had a positive attitude. Honorable Ron Rangel made us laugh with well-rehearsed stories that correlated to o...  more »
  • This building has been around a long time and it shows. Be aware if you plan to go inside do not carry anything that says "Tactical" on it because you will not be allowed in. I was carrying a small fl...  more »
  • Beautiful red brick building built in the style of the 1800's. Architecturally very interesting. Part of a square/plaza that includes the beautiful Catholic Cathedral. Worth a visit to study the outsi...  more »