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Vereins Kirche Museum

Fredericksburg, TX
+1 830-997-2835
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self guided small history museum

The history displays had so much to offer. There is a mammoth tusk found only a mile away from the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
LBH991
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Annapolis, Maryland
Closed on Sundays

This 1930s reconstruction of the original building is absolutely lovely and sits right in the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
jehenson81
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Centrally located, this museum houses a variety of traveling exhibits.
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 16:30
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Fredericksburg, TX
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The history displays had so much to offer. There is a mammoth tusk found only a mile away from the town, and the old bell. Displays at this small museum tell the story of the inhabitants (Native Indians - settlers). The town people were unionists...More

Thank LBH991
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This 1930s reconstruction of the original building is absolutely lovely and sits right in the middle of town in the Marktplatz. The building is closed on Sundays so we were only able to see the exterior and to wander around the memorial garden that is...More

Thank jehenson81
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Small but very interesting free museum. The attendant was quite knowledgeable about Fredericksburg's history.and this church's place in its history.

Thank TXRVer09
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

No visit to Fredericksburg is complete without a visit to this historic site - it is on donation and there is lots to read up on. The tour guide was very informative and friendly. The history of Fredericksburg is explained here

Thank 365giannad
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Single room building in Marketplatz. Free admission. Worth the 20 minutes needed to read about the early history of Fredericksburg.

Thank traveljim007
Reviewed 1 April 2017

The Marktplatz is a happening place. Starting in May the farmer's market returns, in October the Octoberfest Hall opens, but always there is this replica of the original 1848 first church. Pretty interesting and they explain a lot about the original town.

Thank Chinapjs
Reviewed 22 March 2017

When constructed in the 1800's, this building was the town center of activities. Well done displays gives a quick overview of the German roots of the area.

Thank Inquilinus
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Enjoyed learning history of the Germans settling in Texas.Very interesting. Take your time and read every exhibit. Ask questions and you get good answers.Well worth the time and it is free, but make a donation. Enjoyed walking the gardens on the property.

Thank edgD7182UJ
Reviewed 4 December 2016

My mom and I stopped in as we arrived in town and it was a great way to put the history of town in perspective. Lots of informative displays depicting the original settlers and how they lived. Don't miss this amid all of the shopping...More

Thank Gwen V
Reviewed 18 November 2016

This building gives you a brief history of the building and the Fredericksburg history. It is free to visit and the staff are very friendly.

Thank gjsamson
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