Courthouse Tours

"The People's Palace"

“The People’s Palace”

Washington County Courthouse Tours

Tours of the Washington County Courthouse are arranged through the Pennsylvania Trolley Museum. Tours include:

  • homeInteriorA walking tour of the Courthouse
  • Early Washington County history
  • Interior and exterior architectural history talk
  • Details on the specific offices housed at the Courthouse
  • A visit to a courtroom (when available)

Additional information:

  • Tours are available on a limited schedule and must be booked four weeks prior to the requested date.
  • Group size is limited to 30 students, third grade and up.
  • Courthouse tours are free of charge and run about 45 minutes.
  • A visit with a Sheriff’s Deputy can be scheduled in advance (when available).

To schedule a tour, please contact Sarah Lerch, Museum Educator, at (724) 228-9256 x302 or