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Fredericksburg Ranked #7 in Best Places to Learn About History in the U.S. List APR 22 2019

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 No. 7 in LendEDU’s “Best Places to Learn about History in the U.S.” list. “Many cities and towns in the United States have their own piece of history to offer, whether it’s a Civil War museum or an […] View Post >
Take a Tour through History in Fredericksburg APR 21 2019

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 2019

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 2019

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 2019

Fredericksburg Honored by Southern Living Magazine Readers

For a second-year in a row, Fredericksburg was recently named “Best Small Town in Texas” by Southern Living. The April 2019 “South’s Best” feature highlighted Fredericksburg’s “blend of Texas-German culture, historic store fronts, locally owned shops and restaurants, and prime location among the wineries of the Texas Hill Country.” Southern Living also noted that Fredericksburg […] View Post >