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One of the 4 "must see" buidlings in Fairhaven

This beautiful building sends you back in time when you step inside. The outside is unique... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2017
motorcycles
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Fairhaven, MA
Fascinating Architecture

Nineteenth century Gothic style structure. Beautiful old building. Detailed craftsmanship... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2017
Rita S
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Brevard County, Florida
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Government building known for its beautiful red-brick architecture and landmark clock tower.
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

This beautiful building sends you back in time when you step inside. The outside is unique, attractive and interesting. It sits just across from another beautiful site in Fairhaven, the Millicent Library. In the summer on Thursday evenings, you can enjoy live music playing on...More

Thank motorcycles
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Nineteenth century Gothic style structure. Beautiful old building. Detailed craftsmanship, intrigue details. 1894 marking. Very Well maintained. Simply Impressive. Parking is a challenge.

Thank Rita S
Reviewed 11 July 2017

The City Hall in Fairhaven is a rare treasure in sculpting. It's unique as it has remained the same over the years.

Thank dcp525
Reviewed 11 April 2017

It is a beautiful building put up by mr rogers. It has a tower with clock faces on 4 sides and a beautiful hall up stairs with all stain windowsl

Thank 252,741,563
Reviewed 9 March 2017

This is a very beautiful old city hall. The architecture is impressive. It is also very well maintained. It is well worth walking through.

Thank JCOA2010
Reviewed 24 October 2016

A gift to Fairhaven from Henry Huddeston Rogers, the retired CEO of Standard Oil in the 1880s, this is a gem of the architecture of the 1890s. At the same time, be sure to see the nearby Millicent Library, the Fairhaven High School and the...More

Thank hfaigel
Reviewed 16 August 2016

Another of Fairhaven's architectural gems, the town hall is well worth a visit. Be sure to see the second-floor auditorium, with its ornate ceiling and stained glass windows. There are sometimes concerts, plays, lectures, and other events, so check the Fairhaven Tourism site for schedules....More

Thank 31mbel
Reviewed 27 June 2015

Following the advice of a hotel staff member, I drove to the center of Fairhaven to discover a trove of beautiful architecture. City Hall stands at the center of a number of magnificent stone buildings that reflect the generosity and creative spirit of Henry Huddleston...More

Thank jeffl499
Reviewed 20 May 2015

What an example of early American architecture. It is in an area with many other amazing buildings and homes.

Thank Thomas M
Reviewed 17 July 2014

Glad we took the time to see this building. It is magnificent. While there take a look at the smaller building across the street to the right of City Hall. It is also charming.

Thank MARY C
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