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Beautiful building, gardens

Not a true representation of Germany, as the previous poster mentioned but I don't think it's meant... read more

Reviewed November 13, 2012
gypsypermit
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Austin, Texas
Not really German, not really Texan

Don't call it German, if you don't have a clue. Don't call it Texan, if you are from NY. I was... read more

Reviewed March 22, 2012
Idget
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Round Rock, Texas
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Nov 13, 2012
“Beautiful building, gardens”
Mar 22, 2012
“Not really German, not really Texan”
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The German Free School; built in 1857German Free School HistoryThe German Free School is the headquarters of the German-Texan Heritage Society, and is located in Austin, Texas at 507 E. 10th Street. The building is open for tours on Thursdays, from...more
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507 E 10th St, Austin, TX 78701-2610
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Reviewed November 13, 2012

Not a true representation of Germany, as the previous poster mentioned but I don't think it's meant to be. The people who created this building were Texans first and foremost, bonded by common origins. If you are looking for a reflection of Germany transplanted, go...More

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Reviewed March 22, 2012

Don't call it German, if you don't have a clue. Don't call it Texan, if you are from NY. I was born and raised in Germany and have lived in Texas for over 15 years and expected a little more authenticity.

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