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Philipsburg Courthouse

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Address: Front Street, Philipsburg, St. Maarten-St. Martin
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This historic courthouse is located in the center of Front Street and if you ask directions this is the landmark that most residents will give you. It reminded us of an old... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
BibleBobK
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Stratford, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

A great place to visit when on the island a quaint lovely building very picturesque in the sunshine.

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Stratford, Connecticut
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This historic courthouse is located in the center of Front Street and if you ask directions this is the landmark that most residents will give you. It reminded us of an old fashioned school house and nothing that one would expect of a courthouse. Very interesting to see. Great place to take pictures.

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Thank BibleBobK
Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017

This historic courthouse is in the main square. Be aware that it is still a working courthouse so if there is something going you will not bre granted entry. But it is lovely to enjoy the historic building from the coutside. it is right on the square where many taxis congregate so if you need one go there.

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Thank Lasa88
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017

Great photo shot spot, nice clean and hopefully never to get forced to visit. But it is open for business!

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Thank Laverne C
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

The Courthouse was interesting. Lots of shops in Philipsburg, especially jewelry and cosmetics. Purchased a product at World of Beauty A, after being convinces it was a high quality treatment solution. Found out back in states while looking online that it was a temporary fix product. Disappointed with the misrepresentation. Be cautious of over zealous salesmen. Browse but be alert.

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Thank Anne L
Brantford,Ontario
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

When coming to Philipsburg to shop, it is a hard to miss location as it is in the heart of the area. Beautiful building and amazing history.

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Thank adventureme
Mexico City, Mexico
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Nothing special. Just an old historic building in this piece of paradise. I wouldn't loose precious time in here

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ontario canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

This is an easy example of ST Martin history to see. You can even by a charm of it from one of the local jewelry stores.

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

It is just a building, I mean yes it is beautiful with the palmers and everything but nothing interesting.

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Philipsburg, St. Maarten-St. Martin
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

Nice to see that they remain old historic buildings en dutch heritage . And in front of the building nice square with palm trees to sit down in the shade

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