Fredericksburg, TX Photos

Fredericksburg, TX is a substantial heritage pioneer town which retains its frontier look and feel as shaped by its German settlers. Fredericksburg hosts two important museums: National Museum of the Pacific War and an open-air Pioneer Museum. The town is also a base for visiting several Lyndon B. Johnson historic sites.

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Vereins Kirche by German settlers as town hall, school, fort & church, now run by Pioneer Museum. Fredericksburg, TX.Lasting Friendship with John O. Meusebach negotiating peace treaty with Comanche Chief Santa Anna sculpture by J. Hester. Fredericksburg, TX.Lasting Friendship sculpture by J. Hester shows peace between German settlers & Comanche, the only known American treaty thought never to have been broken. Fredericksburg, TX.Maypole in Vereins Kirche park shows scenes related to history of Fredericksburg. Fredericksburg, TX.
Vereins Kirche (1840s, demolished 1896, rebuilt 1935) by German settlers as town hall, school, fort & church, now run by Pioneer Museum. Fredericksburg, TX.Lasting Friendship with John O. Meusebach negotiating peace treaty with Comanche Chief Santa Anna sculpture (1995) by J. Hester. Fredericksburg, TX.Lasting Friendship sculpture (1995) by J. Hester shows peace between German settlers & Comanche, the only known American treaty thought never to have been broken. Fredericksburg, TX.Maypole in Vereins Kirche park shows scenes related to history of Fredericksburg. Fredericksburg, TX.
Scenes of settlement & town buildings on Fredericksburg Maypole. Fredericksburg, TX.Scenes of agriculture & hunting on Fredericksburg Maypole. Fredericksburg, TX.Scenes of western culture & peace treaty on Fredericksburg Maypole. Fredericksburg, TX.Schwarz commercial building. Fredericksburg, TX.
Scenes of settlement & town buildings on Fredericksburg Maypole. Fredericksburg, TX.Scenes of agriculture & hunting on Fredericksburg Maypole. Fredericksburg, TX.Scenes of western culture & peace treaty on Fredericksburg Maypole. Fredericksburg, TX.Schwarz commercial building (1907) (114 W. Austin St.). Fredericksburg, TX.
Bethany Lutheran Church. Fredericksburg, TX.Felix van der Stucken Home. Fredericksburg, TX.Tree stump carved into eagle with two young near Old Gillespie County Courthouse. Fredericksburg, TX.Old Gillespie County Courthouse now a library. Fredericksburg, TX.
Bethany Lutheran Church (1889) (110 W. Austin St.). Fredericksburg, TX.Felix van der Stucken Home (c1864) (W. Austin St. at North Adams). Fredericksburg, TX.Tree stump carved into eagle with two young near Old Gillespie County Courthouse. Fredericksburg, TX.Old Gillespie County Courthouse (1881-2) (115 West Main St.) now a library. Fredericksburg, TX. Architect: Alfred Giles.
Portal of Old Gillespie County Courthouse / town library. Fredericksburg, TX.Door knob of Old Gillespie County Courthouse / town library. Fredericksburg, TX.Newell post of Old Gillespie County Courthouse / town library. Fredericksburg, TX.Gillespie County Courthouse. Fredericksburg, TX.
Portal of Old Gillespie County Courthouse / town library. Fredericksburg, TX.Door knob of Old Gillespie County Courthouse / town library. Fredericksburg, TX.Newell post of Old Gillespie County Courthouse / town library. Fredericksburg, TX.Gillespie County Courthouse (101 West Main St.). Fredericksburg, TX.
Bank of Fredericksburg. Fredericksburg, TX.Palace Theater now a store. Fredericksburg, TX.Heritage commercial buildings. Fredericksburg, TX.Heritage commercial building. Fredericksburg, TX.
Bank of Fredericksburg (1898) (120 East Main St.). Fredericksburg, TX. Style: Richardsonian Romanesque. Architect: Alfred Giles.Palace Theater (1922) (146 East Main St.) now a store. Fredericksburg, TX.Heritage commercial buildings (206-214 East Main St.). Fredericksburg, TX.Heritage commercial building (1915) (230 East Main St.). Fredericksburg, TX.
White Elephant Saloon with other heritage commercial buildings. Fredericksburg, TX.Heritage commercial buildings. Fredericksburg, TX.Heritage commercial building. Fredericksburg, TX.Dr. A. Keidel house with stone quoins. Fredericksburg, TX.
White Elephant Saloon (1888) with other heritage commercial buildings (242-254 East Main St.). Fredericksburg, TX.Heritage commercial buildings (242-254 East Main St.). Fredericksburg, TX.Heritage commercial building (248 East Main St.). Fredericksburg, TX.Dr. A. Keidel house with stone quoins (254 East Main St.). Fredericksburg, TX.
Charkes F. Priess Building / Keidel Memorial Hospital. Fredericksburg, TX.Former Keidel Memorial Hospital. Fredericksburg, TX.Otto Kolmeier Building. Fredericksburg, TX.Wahrmund Millinery / Moellendorf-Dietz Bakery building. Fredericksburg, TX.
Charkes F. Priess Building / Keidel Memorial Hospital (1883) (258 East Main St.). Fredericksburg, TX.Former Keidel Memorial Hospital (258 East Main St.). Fredericksburg, TX.Otto Kolmeier Building (1896) (302 East Main St.). Fredericksburg, TX.Wahrmund Millinery / Moellendorf-Dietz Bakery building (c1876) (F312 East Main St.). Fredericksburg, TX.
Heritage house. Fredericksburg, TX.Wagon wheel benches on Main St. Fredericksburg, TX.Old Central Drugstore. Fredericksburg, TX.Schandua block. Fredericksburg, TX.
Heritage house (310 East Main St.). Fredericksburg, TX.Wagon wheel benches on Main St. Fredericksburg, TX.Old Central Drugstore (1905) (124 East Main St.). Fredericksburg, TX.Schandua block (1897) (207 East Main St.). Fredericksburg, TX.
Heritage commercial buildings. Fredericksburg, TX.Heritage commercial building. Fredericksburg, TX.Local condiments & preserves in shop window. Fredericksburg, TX.Frank van der Stucken House. Fredericksburg, TX.
Heritage commercial buildings (141-131 East Main St.). Fredericksburg, TX.Heritage commercial building (109 East Main St.). Fredericksburg, TX.Local condiments & preserves in shop window. Fredericksburg, TX.Frank van der Stucken House (c1850s) (123 East Main St.). Fredericksburg, TX.
Ceramic fish drinking wine & Texas symbol in shop window. Fredericksburg, TX.Covered sidewalks on heritage commercial buildings. Fredericksburg, TX.Schandua Building with covered verandah sidewalk. Fredericksburg, TX.Heritage building with cast iron front by Mesker Bros. of St. Louis, MO. Fredericksburg, TX.
Ceramic fish drinking wine & Texas symbol in shop window. Fredericksburg, TX.Covered sidewalks on heritage commercial buildings (149 East Main St.). Fredericksburg, TX.Schandua Building (1897) (207 East Main St.) with covered verandah sidewalk. Fredericksburg, TX.Heritage building (221 East Main St.) with cast iron front by Mesker Bros. of St. Louis, MO. Fredericksburg, TX.
Heritage building with cast iron front by Mesker Bros. of St. Louis, MO. Fredericksburg, TX.Local condiments & preserves in shop window. Fredericksburg, TX.Heritage house was birthplace of Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz, USN. Fredericksburg, TX.Double heritage house opposite Pioneer Museum. Fredericksburg, TX.
Heritage building (221 East Main St.) with cast iron front by Mesker Bros. of St. Louis, MO. Fredericksburg, TX.Local condiments & preserves in shop window. Fredericksburg, TX.Heritage house (1866) (247 East Main St.) was birthplace of Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz, USN. Fredericksburg, TX.Double heritage house opposite Pioneer Museum. Fredericksburg, TX.
Heritage house. Fredericksburg, TX.Heritage streetscape. Fredericksburg, TX.Heritage commercial building. Fredericksburg, TX.A.L. Patton building. Fredericksburg, TX.
Heritage house (320 West Main St.). Fredericksburg, TX.Heritage streetscape (301-305 West Main St.). Fredericksburg, TX.Heritage commercial building (244 West Main St.). Fredericksburg, TX.A.L. Patton building (1897) (232 West Main St.). Fredericksburg, TX.
Heritage house now a gallery. Fredericksburg, TX.Schwarz house now a gallery. Fredericksburg, TX.Heritage streetscape. Fredericksburg, TX.Antique Chevy pickup on Main St. Fredericksburg, TX.
Heritage house now a gallery (218 West Main St.). Fredericksburg, TX.Schwarz house now a gallery (214 West Main St.). Fredericksburg, TX.Heritage streetscape (218-214 West Main St.). Fredericksburg, TX.Antique Chevy pickup on Main St. Fredericksburg, TX.
St. Mary's Catholic Church. Fredericksburg, TX.Kunz log house. Fredericksburg, TX.Heritage cottage. Fredericksburg, TX.Holy Ghost Lutheran Church. Fredericksburg, TX.
St. Mary's Catholic Church (1906) (306 West San Antonio St.). Fredericksburg, TX. Style: Gothic Revival. Architect: Leo M. J. Dielmann.Kunz log house (203 South Orange St.). Fredericksburg, TX.Heritage cottage (205 South Orange St.). Fredericksburg, TX.Holy Ghost Lutheran Church (1893) (115 E. San Antonio St.). Fredericksburg, TX. Style: Gothic Revival.
Tower of Holy Ghost Lutheran Church. Fredericksburg, TX.Mosel-Jordan-Duecker Haus. Fredericksburg, TX.Schmidt-Gold Home. Fredericksburg, TX.Woodwork details of Schmidt-Gold Home. Fredericksburg, TX.
Tower of Holy Ghost Lutheran Church (1893) (115 E. San Antonio St.). Fredericksburg, TX.Mosel-Jordan-Duecker Haus (1847) (109 E. San Antonio St.). Fredericksburg, TX.Schmidt-Gold Home (c1860s) (106 South Lincoln St.). Fredericksburg, TX.Woodwork details of Schmidt-Gold Home (c1860s) (106 South Lincoln St.). Fredericksburg, TX.
William Rausch House. Fredericksburg, TX.Heritage cabin & cactus garden. Fredericksburg, TX.Two-story limestone heritage house. Fredericksburg, TX.Two-story limestone heritage house. Fredericksburg, TX.
William Rausch House (1906) (107 South Lincoln St.). Fredericksburg, TX.Heritage cabin & cactus garden (208 East San Antonio St.). Fredericksburg, TX.Two-story limestone heritage house (107 North Schubert St.). Fredericksburg, TX.Two-story limestone heritage house (112 North Schubert St.). Fredericksburg, TX.
Log cabin at corner of Schubert & Llano St. Fredericksburg, TX.Windmills on grounds of open-air Pioneer Museum run by Gillespie County Historical Society. Fredericksburg, TX.Admiral Nimitz Museum in former Nimitz Hotel by Charles Henry Nimitz, Sr. Fredericksburg, TX.National Museum of the Pacific War building with submarine conning tower in waves of grass & stone. Fredericksburg, TX.
Log cabin at corner of Schubert & Llano St. Fredericksburg, TX.Windmills on grounds of open-air Pioneer Museum run by Gillespie County Historical Society. Fredericksburg, TX. Admiral Nimitz Museum in former Nimitz Hotel (est. 1860) by Charles Henry Nimitz, Sr. Fredericksburg, TX. National Museum of the Pacific War building with submarine conning tower in waves of grass & stone. Fredericksburg, TX.

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