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The Washington County Historic Courthouse sits on the bluffs above downtown Stillwater, MN and the St. Croix River Valley. The courthouse is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The courthouse offers year-round community events.
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Washington County Historic Courthouse with Kids
When visiting with kids, you can go on the Courthouse Scavenger Hunt, play dress up with vintage clothes and use the interactive biography boxes and timeline. Stop by the kid's corner to touch and feel courthouse artifacts, and stamp a county seal.
Guided History Tours of Washington County Historic Courthouse
Visitors can take a self-guided tour during any open hours of the courthouse or take a guided tour. These tours are free, but donations are suggested. Tour times are:
|Mon-Wed||11:00, 1:00 & 3:00 p.m|
|Thurs-Fri||11:00, 1:00, 3:00, 5:00 p.m.|
|Saturday||11:00, 1:00 & 3:00 p.m.|