County Courthouse, 1100 Anacapa St., was completed in 1929 and is a fine example of Spanish-Moorish-style architecture. Architectural highlights include specially designed windows, staircases, balconies, a turret, and a Roman-style arch and fountain at the entrance. Murals and Tunisian tile decorate the interior, while the 85-foot clock tower offers fine views of the city and coast.
Mon.-Fri. 8-5, Sat.-Sun. and holidays 10-5. Last admission to clock tower 15 minutes before closing. Free 60-minute guided tours are given daily at 2 (also Mon.-Wed. and Fri. at 10:30). Closed Christmas.