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San Francisco City Hall



Built: 1904 - 1910
Cost: $1,820,000

Clock Tower Tree

The Decatur County Courthouse in Greensburg, Indiana, has had trees growing from its clock tower since the 1870s. The locals claim that the presence of the trees is a mystery. Perhaps they grow their naturally. Perhaps it is a very long-running marketing stunt. Regardless of the source of the tree, a tree growing on top of a courthouse tower is an intriguing sight.

The Decatur County Courthouse

A farmers' market is held in front of the courthouse every Friday afternoon May through October

The courthouse is surrounded by a number of interesting shops

Thebes Courthouse

The Thebes Courthouse sits high above the Mississippi River in Thebes, Illinois. It served as the Alexander County courthouse from 1848 to 1860.