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Vereins Kirche Museum

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Fredericksburg, TX
+1 830-997-2835
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A slice out of history.

Enjoyed learning history of the Germans settling in Texas.Very interesting. Take your time and read... read more

Reviewed March 21, 2017
Tyler, United States
Great Overview of Fredericksburg History

My mom and I stopped in as we arrived in town and it was a great way to put the history of town in... read more

Reviewed December 4, 2016
Gwen V
Montclair, NJ
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Centrally located, this museum houses a variety of traveling exhibits.
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good37%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“local history” (5 reviews)
“town hall” (3 reviews)
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Fredericksburg, TX
+1 830-997-2835
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Reviewed March 21, 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 December 4, 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 November 17, 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
Reviewed November 1, 2016

This building is a replica built in 1934 (the original was torn down in the late 1890s), but the VK was the original church, school and fort for the heart 120+ souls that founded Fredericksburg in 1846.

Thank Lynn S
Reviewed September 21, 2016

Conveniently located in the center of the MarktPlatz - Fredericksburg's Town Square - The "VK" as it's known locally is a replica of the original building constructed by the original German settlers of Fredericksburg to serve as a Town Hall, meeting place, and shared church....More

Thank Mike E
Reviewed September 5, 2016

We loved visiting this museum the last time we were in Fredericksburg. It has a lot of the local history of the founding of the town.

Thank David R
Reviewed July 26, 2016

We walked around the perimeter after closing time. You can tell the town loves its history. We learned the meaning of "Vereins."

Thank JohnWard2013
Reviewed July 26, 2016

This is a small, historical site in the downtown area. For history, culture enthusiasts, it may be of interest. This is the type of place you mosey through after lunch, not really a main attraction. It is conveniently located to the main tourist area so...More

Thank NorthTXGma
Reviewed July 25, 2016

Exceptional example of historic preservation. Friendly, knowledgeable staff. Grounds are beautiful. Clean restrooms.

Thank pecken
Reviewed May 25, 2016

The mian street was packed, but nobody was anywhere near this little gem. Gives a full history of the twon with models, photos and exhibits. Well worth 30 minutes of anyones time

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