History & Heritage Events
- JUL 01 2017 WWII Pacific Combat Program at the National Museum of the Pacific War (July) The hottest show in Fredericksburg is back and better than ever! Following an $8 million dollar renovation to the Pacific Combat Zone, the National Museum of the Pacific War’s WWII Pacific Combat Program once again will bring history to life for visitors. With an expanded battlefield including a Japanese-controlled hill, trench and cave fighting positions, […]
- JUL 04 2017 July 4th at the Sauer-Beckmann Living History Farm Join us as we celebrate Independence Day the old-fashioned way at the Sauer-Beckmann Living History Farm at the Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site. 10 am to 3 pm. Free.
- JUL 21 2017 Walking Alone: The Home Front Songs of World War II Join us the evening of July 21st in the Nimitz Museum Ballroom for a musical journey through World War II. Walking Alone: The Home Front Songs of World War II is a small lecture paired with musical performances of some of the most iconic songs of WWII. Michael Lasser, Cindy Miller, and Alan Jones explore such songs […]
This is simply a sampling of books that have been written about Fredericksburg, Gillespie County and the Texas Hill Country. Some titles are no longer in print.