The Allegheny County Courthouse is a perfect example of an H. H. Richardson Romanesque architecture. Fans of his works will want to add the Allegheny Courthouse to their bucket list. It's a massive stone building with a picturesque center courtyard with a fountain. We took a tour and saw the murals and the stonework inside. We also saw the jail... 更多
When you first see the building, you will be really impressed with its "strength". The fact that it is still a working courthouse is also very interesting. Call first, but if you are able to tour the inside, it is fascinating.
These are extra-ordinary Richardsonian buildings. The Courthouse is splendid but in great need of repair inside. It is looking old... 更多
Set right in downtown Pittsburgh on Grant Street, this stone romanesque gem, designed in the 19th century by HH Richardson... 更多
My husband loves visiting prisons, so he was really keen to visit here. Although the jail part is only small,... 更多
It isn't often that a historically important building still serves its original function as the Allegheny County Courthouse does. Your... 更多
Though he died young and before his courthouse in Pittsburgh was finished, Henry Hobson Richardson considered this building to be... 更多
Some cliches really are true. The judgment that the Courthouse is well and truly H. H. Richardson's masterpiece is absolutely... 更多