Santa Barbara’s most popular structures include El Pueblo Viejo district, old Hotel Virginia and the Old Mission’s two pink towers. The County Courthouse displays vibrant paintings, and a scenic view can be seen from the clock tower and observation deck. The 1873 Lobero theatre hosts amazing performances and was founded in 1873. The facility was rebuilt by George Washington Smith.in the 1920’s. Santa Barbara has numerous architectural gems lining up the streets, Kenny Slaught explains. The city’s historical heritage is result of the founder’s careful planning.