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Best view in town

Just waltz on in and head all the way up. The rest of the courthouse is beautiful, but make sure... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2018
SterlingChampion
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Houston, Texas
BEAUTIFUL HISTORIC COURTHOUSE

I stopped and spent an hour or so walking around the town of Marfa Texas. The town is small but the... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2018
SneakinDeacon
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Southwest Virginia
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Reviewed 10 August 2018

Just waltz on in and head all the way up. The rest of the courthouse is beautiful, but make sure you get to the top.

Thank SterlingChampion
Reviewed 1 August 2018

I stopped and spent an hour or so walking around the town of Marfa Texas. The town is small but the folks are friendly and are willing to share the history of the area including the Marfa Mystery Lights. Located in the center of downtown...More

Thank SneakinDeacon
Reviewed 10 July 2018

If you're able-bodied and careful, climb the stairs to the cupola for dramatic views of the Marfa area. (I advise caution due to the lack of railings in some spots.)

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Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Although we did not tour the inside of the building, we enjoyed admiring this registered historic landmark when we stopped for lunch in Marfa (the restaurant Squeeze is opposite and recommended for tasty sandwiches. ) The building was completed in 1887 and built with locally...More

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Reviewed 13 May 2018

There isn't much to see in this historic building, but you have to walk all the way to the top of the dome to get a great view of Marfa. The day we were there, the wind was blowing so hard, it scared my 25...More

1  Thank OuCilly
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Surprisingly nice building for a town of 2000. Great views from the top floor. Lovely woodwork but nothing else to see. Not worth a special trip but if you are walking around in the are, go in.

Thank MaryJo M
Reviewed 28 April 2018

While visiting Marfa we decided to venture into the Presidio County Courthouse. The Courthouse itself seems to have been recently renovated and is quite beautiful. It's the short, but winding climb to the top that really makes this a must do. Once you are at...More

Thank Robyn S
Reviewed 12 April 2018

I'm a fifth generation Texan and love old courthouses. My small town was the county seat so I grew up with one that I saw nearly daily and it's beautiful. This one is just bigger and prettier.

Thank 2fridad
Reviewed 28 March 2018

Stopped by the square while passing through Marfa and got some good pictures. The courthouse was closed at the time but still worth a look. The area of the town square was very quaint. Most of the "action" (hotels, entertainment, etc.) for lack of a...More

Thank Five_Aces_Tx
Reviewed 25 March 2018

The courthouse is a beautiful building and the most impressive structure in Marfa. There is something to see on every floor, and the crowning glory is the top where you can get panoramic views of Marfa and the entire area.

Thank Robert S
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