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Buchanan County Courthouse

411 Jules St, Saint Joseph, MO 64501-1731
+1 816-271-1412
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It's an old building . . .

Nothing really great that stands out. I wouldn't take time out of my day to stop there. It would... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2017
Saint Joseph, Missouri
A building that was built with TLC and lots of labor

It was built in 1873, and is a cruciform plan, Renaissance Revival-style brick building. It... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2017
Saint Joseph, Missouri
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8 Apr 2017
“A building that was built with TLC and lots of labor”
21 Jun 2017
“It's an old building . . .”
411 Jules St, Saint Joseph, MO 64501-1731
+1 816-271-1412
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Reviewed 21 June 2017

Nothing really great that stands out. I wouldn't take time out of my day to stop there. It would be great if they took the time to look up some the trials that were held there like in the 1800's, and hung like photo's of...More

Thank Ekekla08
Reviewed 8 April 2017

It was built in 1873, and is a cruciform plan, Renaissance Revival-style brick building. It features pedimented porticos with Corinthian order columns and a glass and tin central dome. Though the building shows age in some areas, it is well worth a visit. Stand under...More

Thank Shirleylwm
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Cafe meals. Oh my goodness. The best meatloaf I've ever had!!!!! The mac and cheese melts in your mouth. Hidden treasure in Saint Joseph!!!!

1  Thank Liderien
Reviewed 14 November 2016

It has been a few years, but I still think you can get married for about $25 here and get to take your wedding photos in an old historic building. It is close to several downtown eateries and more are opening all the time due...More

Thank SueD816
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

The building has some great bones. Check out the tile design on the main floor. Otherwise - The security guards are nice, and employees have all been very to extremely helpful.

Thank lilliejl
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Claudia's is the courthouse cafe/coffeshop located in the basement of the Buchanan County Courthouse. As soon as you enter the courthouse, the aromas draw you downstairs where Brigit Smith, the owner, cooks her magic. I have tried the biscuits and gravy kick to it with...More

1  Thank Grandimperialpoohbah
Reviewed 18 February 2015

The lovely lady that runs the breakfast restaurant in the basement of the courthouse makes an excellent breakfast. The service was spectacular and don't miss out on the biscuits and gravy. Only downfall is that it is in the courthouse

Thank Jedse
Reviewed 21 June 2014

This is a great old building and loved the style. Take the elevator to the third floor and look up toward the top. People are friendly and it is FREE.

1  Thank EnjoyedVisit
Reviewed 30 April 2012

If you have been to one of these, you have seen them all...3 story, rotunda, state seal in the center. Does have an elevator if you want to go up to look, but don't go out of your way, if you think it is different

1  Thank Mike B
Reviewed 12 April 2012

Very nice, old red brick building. Interior is very nice with marble floors. Modern restrooms. Must pass thru security to get in. Free.

Thank Harpo1958
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