May 16, 2022 [Z1B]
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Courthouse Tours
Program Information

DCO Tours are available on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays 8:30 a.m. - 1p.m. at the Harris County Civil Courthouse. All tour dates must be scheduled at least two weeks in advance.

The Harris County District Clerk's Office serves the judicial system and the public by:

  • Managing and creating court records and court orders
  • Assessing and collecting court costs, fines and fees
  • Processing passport applications
  • Managing the juror summons process

This tour will give you an in-depth look at what we do by exploring the different departments within the District Clerk's office. You will also get a chance to see some historical documents from as far back as 1870.

(Tours are unavailable December 16 - January 6.)

To Schedule a Tour

  • Email
  • Include the following information in your request:
    • Group Name
    • Three preferred tour dates
    • Desired arrival & departure time
    • Contact name & phone number
    • Approximate number of visitors (Maximum of 30 guests per tour)

A representative from the Communications Department will respond to confirm a date for your tour. Once confirmed, you will be asked to send a roster of attendees, including faculty/staff. You will also be asked to download and complete the Media Consent Release Form for each attendee under the age of 18. Please bring the signed forms with you on the day of the tour.