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Super tour guide!

Friendly guide who was knowledgeable about museum and kept our attention through story telling... read more

Reviewed October 27, 2018
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Excellent view of Nacogdoches

The people who conduct this tour are very friendly & accommodating. It's a very interesting look... read more

Reviewed August 24, 2018
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Built circa 1830 by Adolphus Stern, a prominent leader in the fight for Texas Independence. Free Admission. Hours: Tues-Sat 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
211 S Lanana St, Nacogdoches, TX 75961-5148
+1 936-564-7351
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Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

Friendly guide who was knowledgeable about museum and kept our attention through story telling. Recommended visit!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed August 24, 2018

The people who conduct this tour are very friendly & accommodating. It's a very interesting look into the early days of Nacogdoches history & its first families. They make history come alive!

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed August 19, 2018

Great place to see,my Mom worked there year's ago, got to see all the goings-on. Educational for all.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Becky A
Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

The House is Amazing and the tour guide gave us great information while keeping our kids 6 and 7 year old engaged. They have done a great job.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Jeremy D
Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

I love to visit the Sterne Hoya house. The history of this place is so great. It's better if you read about it before you visit. I like the underground room. I take my grandsons to see all of the historical places in Nacogdoches. I...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

This beautiful house is historically relevant in the Republic of Texas. Sam Houston visited here and this house witnessed many Nacogdoches events. The docent/librarian is friendly and informative. There is also a library inside for research including genealogical research.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Jim S
Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

Visited on a Saturday, it was not busy. You can tour the house on your own and ask questions as you need to or do a house tour by the docent. We opted for the house tour and are glad we did. Justin who gave...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank pasherry
Reviewed March 5, 2018

We were able to take the guided tour through the house, our guide was very knowledgeable and very personable. I would consider this a must see when visiting Nacogdoches.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank JimM5048
Reviewed November 6, 2017

Well preserved house. Lot of antiques to please you. Guided tour is worth a visit - free but donation will be appreciated. Sam Houston baptized there.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Don H
Reviewed November 2, 2017

Stumbled upon this Museum one day taking a different way and what a treasure of neat history and stories this old house tells.

Date of experience: February 2017
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