Bee County: Beeville, Texas - birdshooter

Bee County Courthouse; Beeville, Texas

The Bee County courthouse is a excellent example of Beaux - Arts style of Texas courthouses. Most of these Beaux - Arts courthouses have a central dome, grand entrance and the Lady Justice statue. This one has all three. It was built in 1912 and designed by Stephenson and Heldenfelds. It is the only courthouse with a Navy jet fighter on its grounds.