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An Artful April in Fredericksburg, Texas MAR 28 2018

An Artful April in Fredericksburg, Texas

The month of April is the perfect time to visit Fredericksburg for an artfully inspirational getaway in the Texas Hill Country. Enjoy exploring Fredericksburg — wildflowers, art galleries, live music and a film festival. On Friday, April 6, many of Fredericksburg’s fine art galleries will open early and stay open late while they host show opening receptions, […] Read Post >
5 Tips For Enjoying Texas Hill Country Wildflowers MAR 17 2018

5 Tips For Enjoying Texas Hill Country Wildflowers

1.  Plan a mid-week trip. It’s no secret that the Texas Hill Country is a great place to see wildflowers, like the beloved Texas bluebonnet, each spring. Avoid the crowds and plan a mid-week trip to Fredericksburg. You’ll spend more time photographing wildflowers and less time waiting for your turn. 2.  Book accommodations early. For […]
“Best Small Town Food Scene” by USA Today’s 10Best JAN 29 2018

“Best Small Town Food Scene” by USA Today’s 10Best

Fredericksburg was voted to USA Today 10Best’s “Best Small Town Food Scene” list recently, and rightly so. While Fredericksburg pays homage to its German roots with some great German food, there’s a wide range of foodie fare for everyone to enjoy! With more than 80 restaurants, the choices can be daunting! Check out our restaurant […]
Fredericksburg Named One of “10 Great Small Towns for Family Vacations” by Travel Channel JAN 05 2018

Fredericksburg Named One of “10 Great Small Towns for Family Vacations” by Travel Channel

With Spring Break and summer vacations just around the corner, Fredericksburg was recently recognized by Travel Channel as one of “10 Great Small Towns for Family Vacations.” The article highlighted the fact that the town has “one of the best Oktoberfests in the nation” and “in the spring bluebonnets cover fields, and in the summer the […]
Best Kept Secret: A Midweek Getaway in Fredericksburg SEP 12 2017

Best Kept Secret: A Midweek Getaway in Fredericksburg

While it may be best known as a weekend getaway, Fredericksburg is a perfect destination for a midweek vacation. With world-renowned hospitality, Fredericksburg provides visitors with a wide-array of activities and experiences Sunday through Thursday with a little less of the weekend hustle and bustle. Here are several must-dos for any midweek trip to the Texas […]
Fredericksburg Ranked #7 in Best Places to Learn About History in the U.S. List APR 22 2018

Fredericksburg Ranked #7 in Best Places to Learn About History in the U.S. List

With a history lesson around every corner in Fredericksburg, it is no surprise that our town was ranked #7 in LendEDU’s “Best Places to Learn about History in the U.S.” list in 2017. “Many cities and towns in the United States have their own piece of history to offer, whether it’s a Civil War museum […]
Take a Tour through History in Fredericksburg APR 21 2018

Take a Tour through History in Fredericksburg

Fredericksburg and the Texas Hill Country have a rich cultural heritage that is evident in the area’s significant museums and historic sites. Take a tour through history with these must-see attractions in and around Fredericksburg. Pioneer Museum. Fredericksburg’s German history and heritage is on display at the 3.5-acre Pioneer Museum complex on West Main. Museum […]
Texas Hill Country Heritage Must-Do’s APR 12 2018

Texas Hill Country Heritage Must-Do’s

History and heritage abound in Fredericksburg. Experience a little bit of that history yourself with these must-do’s: Stay in a Sunday House. Sunday houses were once used by the German pioneers as a weekend house when they came to town to trade or go to church. Some of these historic one-room houses can now be […]
Explore Fredericksburg: Historical and Architectural Walking Tour APR 10 2018

Explore Fredericksburg: Historical and Architectural Walking Tour

The Pioneer Museum hosts a guided walking tour of Fredericksburg that’s perfect for any history buff looking for a little adventure. Starting at the Schandua House at 111 East Austin Street, the two-hour walking tour explores Fredericksburg’s West End and covers areas not normally available to visitors. Guided by Fredericksburg natives, learn about the origins […]

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