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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 […] View Post >
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 […] View Post >
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 […] View Post >
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 […] View Post >
Fredericksburg Honored by Southern Living Magazine Readers MAR 26 2018

Fredericksburg Honored by Southern Living Magazine Readers

Fredericksburg was recently named “Best Small Town in Texas” and No. 8 on Southern Living’s “The South’s Best Small Towns 2018” list. The April 2018 issue of the magazine highlighted Fredericksburg’s shopping that features “more than 150 shops and galleries, many in fine old stone buildings along Main Street.” Southern Living also noted the town’s […] View Post >