Pipestone County Courthouse

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Pipestone County Courthouse
Pipestone County Courthouse is located in Minnesota
Pipestone County Courthouse
Pipestone County Courthouse is located in the US
Pipestone County Courthouse
Location 416 S. Hiawatha, Pipestone, Minnesota
Coordinates 43°59′48″N 96°19′05″W / 43.99667°N 96.31806°W / 43.99667; -96.31806Coordinates: 43°59′48″N 96°19′05″W / 43.99667°N 96.31806°W / 43.99667; -96.31806
Area 3 acres (1.2 ha)
Built 1901[3]
Architect George Pass, George S. Redmon[4]
Architectural style Beaux Arts
MPS Pipestone County MRA
NRHP Reference # 80002121[1][2]
Added to NRHP March 3, 1980

The Pipestone County Courthouse, located at 416 South Hiawatha in the city of Pipestone, Pipestone County in the U.S. state of Minnesota is a Beaux Arts style building featuring a Renaissance dome on a clock tower with heavily rusticated masonry and Sioux quartzite. A bronze Lady Justice stands on the dome. The interior is finished with elaborate oak woodwork. A multicolored mantle in the foyer was constructed from pipestone in a Native American motif. The building was constructed by C.H. Peltier of Faribault for $45,175.[3]


  1. ^ National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ "National Register of Historic Places". www.nationalregisterofhistoricplaces.com. 2007-11-06. 
  3. ^ a b "Pipestone County Courthouse". Minnesota Judicial Branch. Retrieved 2007-11-06. 
  4. ^ "Pipestone County Courthouse". Philadelphia Architects and Buildings. Retrieved 2007-11-06.