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Ventura City Hall

501 Poli St, Ventura, CA 93001-2697
+1 805-654-7800
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Surprisingly gorgeous and unique architecture for a small town

You'd be hard pressed to find a more unique City Hall in the U.S.A. While San Francisco's City... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2016
Los Angeles, California
Beautiful town with some lovely buildings

Lovely old fashioned, clean little town with some beautiful buildings Well worth a visit we could... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2016
Sally S
Southampton, United Kingdom
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501 Poli St, Ventura, CA 93001-2697
+1 805-654-7800
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Reviewed 17 October 2016

You'd be hard pressed to find a more unique City Hall in the U.S.A. While San Francisco's City Hall evokes the elegance of Paris, Ventura's City Hall blends old world grace with modernity and a respectful nod to the city's mission history(complete with a stunning...More

Reviewed 4 October 2016

Lovely old fashioned, clean little town with some beautiful buildings Well worth a visit we could not get into City Hall but wandered around Ventura for an hour, thoroughly enjoyed it

Reviewed 30 August 2016

Walked by the Buenaventura City Hall over a weekend. It was closed as it was Saturday evening. The building itself is a great side to see. Very picturesque building. Love the feel of a small town so close to the craziness of Los Angeles.

Reviewed 23 August 2016

I love to go and stroll through the hallways looking at our City Hall's artwork. It's very inspiring and a lovely relaxing thing to do from time to time.

Reviewed 14 August 2016

We happened in to City Hall just because, and found some wonderful art in the second story hallway. Unexpected - a nice surprise! And don't miss the botanical trail behind the parking lot, it's an easy climb with amazing vistas.

Reviewed 22 June 2016

I have attended several events at the Ventura City Hall, including many church events and a wedding reception. The staff for events is very accommodating and helpful. They strive to ensure you are well cared for. The event rooms are very clean and well kept....More

Reviewed 23 May 2016

One of the most beautiful buildings of Ventura. Father Serra's statue is standing in front of the building looking down California Street.

Reviewed 19 May 2016

I was amazed as we drove up the hill toward the Ventura City Hall. It was very beautiful and impressive looking. It looked large enough to serve as something much larger than City Hall. The architecture was unique with all kinds of interesting details in...More

Reviewed 3 May 2016

A grand edifice in a classical style, it overlooks a boulevard that descends down to the ocean. A statue of Junipero Serra stands in front. Try to see the paintings just inside the front door.

Reviewed 26 April 2016

There is an information center inside. The walls and floors are gorgeous nice art all through the halls. Look at the outside of the building for faces in the architectural structures . The views from the building are pretty.

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Questions & Answers
9 November 2015
Response from Meg G | Reviewed this property
No. It is only open during normal weekday business hours, as it is the official City Hall.