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. Nooks & Crannies Tour
  2. Christmas at the Courthouse
  3. Victorian Tea
  4. Community Ice Cream Social


Saturday, October 6, 2018, 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Explore the areas of the Historic Courthouse that are typically closed off to the public, including the basement, dome, sheriff's residence and step inside the 1870's jail that housed women and juveniles!

 Enjoy refreshments and local treats, historical displays, the courthouse video, vintage photos and more in the historic courtroom. The history exhibits and 1900's County Jail will be open for viewing at your own pace. 

Small group tours conducted approximately every 20 minutes starting at 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.

$10 suggested donation for adults. 

Donations benefit the Historic Courthouse Restoration Fund.