HISTORICAL LAVACA COUNTY COURTHOUSE
Located on the square on Main Street in
Hallettsville, Texas 77964
County Records: (361) 798-3612
Monday - Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Construction of the Lavaca County Courthouse began in April of 1897. This three-story structure in the Romanesque Revival style was designed by architect Eugene T. Heiner. The cornerstone was dedicated on February 1, 1898. The courthouse itself was dedicated on July 4, 1899. The building is listed on the National Register of Historical Places.
The courthouse was completely renovated in 2009 and was rededicated in September 2010. Open to the public weekdays 8am-5pm.
Photo Courtesy of Jack Coleman of Grapeland, TX