The Washington County Historic Courthouse has a rich history of civic and community engagement. Today the Courthouse hosts a variety of community, family-friendly events, history-based programs/exhibits, fundraisers and more. Proceeds from our events support the Historic Courthouse Restoration Fund.

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  1. Victorian Tea
  2. Community Ice Cream Social
  3. Holiday Photo Sessions
  4. Christmas at the Courthouse

Victorian Tea audience

Saturday, April 18, 2020
12:00 - 2:00 p.m.

Online Reservations open February 3

Sip and savor a catered multi-course tea and enjoy an education program in the elegant and historic courtroom.

Arrive early and stay late to shop beautiful quilted items by the Courthouse Quilters. Tour the exhibits and 1900’s county jail or view displays of the Historic Courthouse China Collection in the courtroom.
The cost is $40 per person. All proceeds benefit the Historic Courthouse Restoration Fund. Enjoy a scrumptious tea while helping to preserve this historic landmark!

NEW: Introducing Tea Tastings! Join us at the Historic Courthouse for tea tasting programs hosted in the stately historic courtroom. Enjoy tea samples, lighter fare, and further tea facts and history. For more information, please visit Programs