DescriptionThe town was originally named Washington, and the affix “Court House” was added in the late 1820s to distinguish the town from four other Washingtons in Ohio.
The Fayette County Court House contains murals by Archibald M. Willard, who created the painting “Spirit of '76.”
Visitor InfoFayette County Chamber of Commerce 101 E. East St. WASHINGTON COURT HOUSE, OH 43160. Phone:(740)335-0761
ShoppingThere are several antique shops, craft stores and boutiques in the downtown business district.