DUBUQUE COUNTY COURTHOUSE
The Dubuque County Courthouse is on the National Register for Historic Places. It was one of the first buildings in the Dubuque area so honored. The building is 88 feet by 125 feet in size. A 190 foot high central tower is capped with a bronze statue of Lady Justice that is 14 feet tall. Other pewter statues were taken down during World War I and melted down to provide material for the war effort.