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Ada County Courthouse

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It's a courthouse

What can you say about a courthouse? The architecture is pretty cool but it's still just a public... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2017
michaelmC8905EK
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Boise, United States
Aging like fine wine

The Ada County Courthouse is a surprising site for art from the Great Depression. I believe it was... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2017
Kitty F
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Boise, Idaho, United States
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9 Nov 2017
“It's a courthouse”
11 Oct 2017
“So desired to get married there.”
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

What can you say about a courthouse? The architecture is pretty cool but it's still just a public building.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank michaelmC8905EK
Reviewed 11 October 2017

I drove past it quite a bit bringing my fiance to work and I just dreamed of going there to get married. So You can't get married by a Judge there unless you know a judge. You can get your paperwork done in a day,...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed 8 October 2017

The Ada County Courthouse is a surprising site for art from the Great Depression. I believe it was done by artists hired by the WPA. It has a graciousness and elegance that are reminiscent of a bygone era. I've been there many times and have...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Kitty F
Reviewed 5 March 2017

It's a courthouse. Nothing to see out front, nothing to do inside (it's a courthouse). No reason to visit it unless you get a ticket. Then you have to visit.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Stephen R
Reviewed 9 March 2016

The security guards are nice. It's very well organized when receiving your certificates and licenses.

Date of experience: April 2015
2  Thank David R
Reviewed 29 March 2013

That is a Federal building that had offices I needed to see. They were updating it in the last year and Federal office moved or closed. But is a historic place. Not sure if they allow visitors right now?

2  Thank AlliceRFLYER
Reviewed 4 April 2012

I know this sounds like a strange recreation, but it is really interesting and educational. You can look up the courtroom schedule on the wall, and go watch criminal trials to see how the wheels of justice actually turn. Great educational experience for the kids....More

Date of experience: May 2011
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