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Sterne Hoya House Museum

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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 4 weeks ago
Dallas, United States
Learn about Nacogdoches

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

Reviewed August 19, 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 4 weeks ago

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!

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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.

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.

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

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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.

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

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.

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.

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.

Thank Livnanny
Reviewed July 1, 2017

We were so impressed, we stayed for an extended conversation about the Sterne Hoya house and the history of Nacogdoches - Well worth your time to visit!

Thank TexasJimNo1
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