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Old Independence-Day Tours

FM 50, Independence, TX
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What a cool stop. Interesting history. First university in Texas. Built in 1800's. Definitely... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
TAMAN1951
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Little known but interesting Texas history. Check it out!

Baylor Colleges for Women & Men were located here as is the burial site of Mrs Sam Houston along... read more

Reviewed 23 March 2017
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3 weeks ago
“Wow”
23 Mar 2017
“Little known but interesting Texas history. Check it out!”
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FM 50, Independence, TX
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a cool stop. Interesting history. First university in Texas. Built in 1800's. Definitely worth a stop. Lots of old buildings. See at you own pace.

Thank TAMAN1951
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Baylor Colleges for Women & Men were located here as is the burial site of Mrs Sam Houston along with a number of older & restored buildings. If you love history you could probably fill a full day in this little Texas town. Historical markers,...More

Thank MsBPasadena
Reviewed 18 September 2012

Persons interested in the history of Texas would do well to visit Independence, located on Farm Road 50 twelve miles northeast of Brenham in Washington County. Independence is where Baylor University had its start, and ruins exist from some of the buildings. In addition, there...More

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