Historic Henry County Courthouse

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1 East Main Street
MHC HS, P.O. Box 432 Martinsville, VA 24114
Martinsville, VA 24112

Phone: (276) 632-5688
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Historic Henry County Courthouse Today

MHC Courthouse, recognized as a community landmark, is home to the MHC Historical Society as well as the Heritage Center & Museum, that showcases a variety of exhibits. It is centrally located in the UpTown Martinsville Historic District and is open to the public for tours and meetings. The courthouse was constructed in 1824. Over the years, additions were added to the structure. It is situated within what is termed courthouse square. The front lawn is accented by variety of wartime and commemorative markers that have been placed over the years. This is the first stop of the "Walking Tour of Historic UpTown Martinsville." A guidebook of the tour is available from the Martinsville UpTown Revitalization Association and at the MHC Visitor Center at 54 W Church St. Tour Hours: Thursday & Friday (1 PM - 5 PM) Saturday (Noon - 4 PM)



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