Santa Barbara Travel Guide
The Santa Barbara County Courthouse is a gorgeous old building that was designed in the Spanish Colonial Revival style. The 1929 structure includes a court, jail wing and an 85 foot clock tower called the "El Mirador".
Visitors to Santa Barbara can climb to the top of the clock tower and enjoy breathtaking views of the city, ocean and mountains. The building is open to the public on weekdays from 8 AM until 5 PM.