Santa Barbara County Courthouse   (805) 962-6464

Hours of Operation: Mon - Fri 8:00am - 8:00pm

Welcome to the official site of the 

Santa Barbara County Courthouse Docent Council


Your Hosts for  Santa Barbara Courthouse Tours  

Due to Covid-19

The Courthouse is closed for all public  access

Public Tours


Due to Covid-19

The Courthouse is closed for all public  access


Courthouse Hours

8:00 am - 5:00 pm (Monday - Friday) and 10:00 am - 5:00 pm (Weekends and Holidays)

The Tower is accessible approximately from opening through 4:45 pm


Courthouse Address

        1100 Anacapa Street

        Santa Barbara, CA 93121



Phone

(805) 962-6464

        

Special Courthouse Tours are available by request for Schools, Education, Youth Movements, Charters, Cruise Ships etc. Please contact (805) 962-6464 for more information or click here to submit an online inquiry. For information regarding business of the Courthouse, please call (805) 882-4520 or visit their website at https://www.sbcourts.org/

 

PLEASE CLICK ON LINKS BELOW FOR MORE GROUP TOUR INFORMATION

GROUP TOUR GENERAL INFORMATION LETTER

GROUP TOUR DESCRIPTIONS

 

Parking

There is a City lot on Anacapa Street across from the courthouse; the first 75 minutes are free.

 More Downtown parking locations. 

Time-limited street parking is also available.


Bus Transportation

MTD bus schedule is also available

Public Tours


Free Docent guided tours (approximately 1 hour)

Monday - Friday at 10:30 a.m.

Daily at 2:00 p.m. (including weekends)

10:30 (only) tour Thanksgiving Day

Closed Christmas Day

  PLEASE MEET IN THE MURAL ROOM 2nd FLOOR FOR ALL TOURS 


Free Bisno Schall Clock Gallery Tours  

  This unique gallery of timekeeping can be viewed from the tower stairs on the third floor. The public may enter the gallery on Monday, Wednesday & Friday from 11:45 am - 1:00 pm; and Saturday afternoons from 1:00 - 2:00 pm.  Private entry with a docent can be arranged for groups of eight or more by calling Sue Mellor at (805) 963-5023.  


Courthouse Hours

8:00 am - 5:00 pm (Monday - Friday) and 10:00 am - 5:00 pm (Weekends and Holidays)

The Tower is accessible approximately from opening through 4:45 pm


Courthouse Address

        1100 Anacapa Street

        Santa Barbara, CA 93121



Phone

(805) 962-6464

        

Special Courthouse Tours are available by request for Schools, Education, Youth Movements, Charters, Cruise Ships etc. Please contact (805) 962-6464 for more information or click here to submit an online inquiry. For information regarding business of the Courthouse, please call (805) 882-4520 or visit their website at http://www.sbcourts.org/

 

PLEASE CLICK ON LINKS BELOW FOR MORE GROUP TOUR INFORMATION

GROUP TOUR GENERAL INFORMATION LETTER

GROUP TOUR DESCRIPTIONS

 

Parking

There is a City lot on Anacapa Street across from the courthouse; the first 75 minutes are free.

 More Downtown parking locations. 

Time-limited street parking is also available.


Bus Transportation

MTD bus schedule is also available