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Gwinnett Historic Courthouse

185 W Crogan St, Lawrenceville, GA 30046-4941
+1 770-822-5450
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Beautiful historic Lawrenceville

The historic courthouse is beautiful and a wonderful place to have a party, wedding, etc. I highly... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Lilburn, GA
a day in Lawrenceville

lots of history and art about my town....clean and well organized....I will take visitors there to... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2017
Lawrenceville, Georgia
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Built in 1885, the Gwinnet Historic Courthouse sits on the square in historic downtown Lawrenceville. Voted Best Place for a Wedding in 2008 and 2010 by Gwinnett Magazine and 2009 Planners Choice Award for weddings, we are the ideal location for your next special event. Our Superior Court Ballroom seats 200 comfortably for dinner with ample dance floor space and original judges bench for the DJ. You choose the caterer and we allow alcohol, so you can customize your event to meet your needs and desires. For your convenience, we also offer linen and decor rentals to make your event that much more special. Your ballroom rental will include use of the newly renovated caterers prep kitchen, Grand Jury Room which is ideal as the brides ready room or lounge, Grand foyer and staircase, turret (balcony) for beautiful photos or bouquet toss and banquet tables, chairs, buffet station and cake tables set to your specifications. For vow renewals or second time is the charm-ers, we have an Intimate Wedding Package for 30 or fewer guests. Let us take care of the details, including the reception, cake and flowers. You come ready for the ceremony and bring the rings and the officiant. After all, your special day should be simple and carefree, leaving you with plenty of energy to enjoy the moment. Please call our knowledgable and friendly staff to schedule your appointment to visit the courthouse for your next special event.
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185 W Crogan St, Lawrenceville, GA 30046-4941
+1 770-822-5450
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The historic courthouse is beautiful and a wonderful place to have a party, wedding, etc. I highly recommend this as an event location!

Thank KMW63
Reviewed 2 October 2017

lots of history and art about my town....clean and well organized....I will take visitors there to see all I saw...

Thank traveler77730044
Reviewed 13 September 2017

We were here to see the monuments outside for a geocaching quest. It was a great day to walk outside. Everything is kept in great shape, even though you could tell that a branch of a large tree on the grounds had fallen in the...More

Thank kurokitty
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

There is a fantastic military museum on first floor of the courthouse that is manned by veterans. Free admission.

Thank carole68_12
Reviewed 23 July 2017

(three of the buildings that dot the 2-acre square were built by attorneys w/ the county's permission if they maintained a fence to keep wandering animals off the courthouse grounds). Built in 1885 to replace the former courthouse that was destroyed by fire this building...More

Thank tencatdaddy
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Pretty much every time I visit family in Lawrenceville I seem to have time to quickly visit and pass thru this little gem of a place. It's located in the middle of the town square and is very well maintained. The museum is small and...More

Thank StudioCityMark
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Lovely old courthouse. Lots of incredible information and history of Lawrenceville GA. The entire historic square is beautiful

Thank LHarwell43
Reviewed 12 July 2017

So my kids love going to the Lawrenceville Square and going in the Courthouse. I really like the WW1, WW2, Korea, Vietnam, Iraq/Afghanistan history museum. It is weird to stand in front of the Judges table and think of all the old court cases that...More

Thank Derrick J M
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Not used anymore but still a nice place to vbisit. In the day of respect for our courts this is a shinning example of an awe inspiring setting.

Thank M Richard M
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Beautiful centerpiece to downtown Lawerenceville. Love parking by the courthouse and walking to the local businesses that surround the courthouse. Benches are available and a great place to sit and watch people.

Thank bodisartha
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