The Llano County Courthouse and Jail were erected separately, but added to the National Register of Historic Places in Texas on December 2, 1977 as one entry. The courthouse, located in the middle of Llano's historic square, was built in 1893. The exterior is made of sandstone, marble, and granite. The interior of the courthouse was damaged by fire in 1932 and again in 1951. It is still in use today by local government. The jail was erected in 1895, with the prisoner cells on the second and third floors, and the ground level solely for the office and living accommodations for the sheriff and his family. The jail was designated a Recorded Texas Historic Landmark 1979, Marker 9448. The courthouse was designated a Recorded Texas Historic Landmark 1980, Marker number 9446.Work out when and for how long to visit Llano County Jail and other Llano attractions using our handy Llano trip itinerary tool.
Llano County Jail reviews
Contact the Llano visitors center and ask Christy to give you a tour of the jail. She's very knowledgeable about the history of the building and interesting to listen too. Get you picture taken... more »
The building is really interesting visually, even if you didn't know its historical significant. A close look at both design and construction reveal some fascinating details. Photographers will find..... more »
Well, for a jail, it's very clean and visitation is multiple times per week. Although it is behind plexiglass windows with phones that sometimes work and sometimes don't. But they are very helpful they the visitation process.
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