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165 Church St, New Haven, CT 06510-2010
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Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

The New Haven City Hall is a pretty building that was constructed over 150 years ago. It's architectural design goes well with a lot of close by Yale University buildings. But, not so much with other more recently built buildings. I would not create a...More

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Reviewed 29 June 2017

went to check on a ticket i got this month. hope they will help me out could i still time on the meter

Thank Reginald T
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Well worth looking and and visiting. It is a combination of early 19th century architecture and an addition by Herbert S. Newman which is a work in itself while complimenting the older building

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Reviewed 30 November 2016

Its right in the center of the town, and quite impressive, because its old and tall and full of personality.

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Reviewed 4 October 2013

It is so nice to find an old historic building that has been cared for and is still in use as originally planned. Built in 1861, it has a gorgeous victorian gothic facade and beautiful ironwork staircase at the entrance. There is a 1909 Westinghouse...More

2  Thank GlendaS260
Reviewed 12 July 2013

This is just an older city hall in one of the nation's more unique cities, but it's not a "must do".

Thank Mark42139
Reviewed 2 January 2013

Found in the rear of the first floor, this tiny office is well run, staff courteous, and very careful about their work. Very efficient. We were officially married in under an hour, bringing our own Justice of the Peace.

2  Thank Eric G
Reviewed 8 July 2012

I'm thinking you mean the actual government center...the New Haven City Hall? There's the old building - great architecture and ambiance and the new building. Like a new building usually is nowadays without any architectural beauty. Maybe there's a restaurant, 'City Hall'. Haven't heard of...More

1  Thank Linda L
Reviewed 6 April 2012

Interesting architecture, but the real attraction at City Hall is New Haven's benevolent, progressive government -- of the people, by the people and for the people. Despite its many faults, New Haven city government does it better than just about everyone else in the U.S.

2  Thank Bruce O
Reviewed 28 February 2012

Brother in law married a wonderful local gal there.

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