History & Heritage Events
- MAY 09 2015 Founders Day Celebration 2015 Celebrating the founding of Fredericksburg in 1846. Der Stadt Friedhof Cemetery Tour at 9 am. Wreath laying ceremony at the Vereins Kirche at 10:30 am. Food, drink and family fun at the Pioneer Museum from 10 am to 5 pm including Blacksmith, Handworkers, Storyteller, Buffalo Soldier, Chuck Wagon, Early Texas Rangers, Mountain Man, Ropemaking, Comanche […]
- MAY 09 2015 Cherry Mountain Historic School Open House Located on the year round Gillespie County Rural Schools Trail and listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Springtime in the Texas Hill Country brings an abundance of wildflowers. Come see a log cabin school with original desks and visit with former students and community members. 11 am to 4 pm. Free, but donations […]
- MAY 09 2015 Junior Ranger Day at LBJ State Park & Historic Site Introduction to the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department Junior Ranger Program. Join us at the LBJ State Park and learn about the Junior Ranger Program and prepare to embark on a journey of our wonderful Texas State Parks. 10 am to 2 pm. Free.
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.