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We parked ( free 75 min) on Santa Barbara St, the backside, thinking the building on front of us was the part of the courthouse, later to find out it was the jail.. so ornate. walking across the grass to the main entrance, so grand....More
Visited here whilst in Santa Barbara. Does not take long to look around but had amazing all round views. Very interesting and well worth a visit by all ages.... Lift up and stairs down... Beautiful building.
If you are in Santa Barbara you MUST COME SEE THIS! Take an hour and walk around and explore but get the 75¢ guide pamphlet. If your able, go up to tower observation deck. On the way up there take a breather at the clock...More
The top of the Courthouse has the best view of downtown Danta Barbara, from the mountains to the ocean. Be sure to visit the Mural room and stroll through the sunken gardens for a beautiful taste of Santa Barbara history.
Really a fun way to spend an hour or so in lovely SB. The Docent tour was perfect. Gave a nice history of a truly unique courthouse. Highly recommend and make sure to climb to the top of the tower for great views.
You can go up the tower for free and enjoy the great view from up there, its possible to look in all directions, from the ocean to the mountains, stunningly beautiful! also the courthouse itself is very interesting to pace around in, lots of old...More
If you're in Santa Barbara, then it's worth going to the Santa Barbara Courthouse. This historic Spanish Styled building is located in the heart of Santa Barbara just blocks from excellent shopping and restaurants. You can go to the top floor and get panoramic views...More
The Santa Barbara courthouse is actually a work of art. Make sure you go to the top and look at the city. However, due to the homeless population in the area, so many businesses have closed. Therefore, it’s not as enjoyable to visit the surrounding...More