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Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site
Lyndon B. Johnson State Park & Historic Site(Stonewall)
Owner description: Visitors to this day use park can enjoy historical sites, picnicking, fishing, swimming, nature and wildlife viewing. As of May 2014, the park is home to part of the Official... more Owner description: Visitors to this day use park can enjoy historical sites, picnicking, fishing, swimming, nature and wildlife viewing. As of May 2014, the park is home to part of the Official Texas State Longhorn Herd. If you plan to swim at the park, read through our swimming safety tips before you come. Be sure to visit the Sauer-Beckmann Farmstead, a living history farm, presented as it was in 1918. Interpreters wear period clothing, do the farm and household chores as they were done at that time, and conduct tours for the visitors. Located east of the visitor center, off the nature trail. The abundant wildlife of the Hill Country is highlighted by enclosures containing buffalo, longhorn and white-tailed deer. These animals have played a part in the park's history, and the local wildlife continues to be an important attraction for visitors. The park is famous for its spring wildflower display. The Visitor Center is the focal point of Lyndon B. Johnson State Park. It contains memorabilia from President Johnson's presidency and interactive displays about the land and people that shaped a president. Attached to the Visitor Center is the Behrens Cabin, a two-room dogtrot cabin built by German immigrant H. C. Behrens during the 1870s. The furnishings are typical of such homes in that period. Visitors can further explore the history of these immigrants by viewing the 1860s Danz family log cabin located just west of the Visitor Center. An auditorium in the visitor center complex will accommodate 234 persons for state performances or films. An outdoor amphitheater is used for a variety of programs. A nature trail, including a Hill Country botanical exhibit, winds past wildlife enclosures stocked with bison, white-tailed deer, wild turkey, other native wildlife, and longhorn cattle. Directly across the Pedernales River from the LBJ State Park is the LBJ Ranch, part of LBJ National Historical Park. The Annual LBJ Tree Lighting takes place in mid-December. Educational & Interpretive Programs Tours of the complex, including the Sauer-Beckmann farm with its smokehouse, Victorian style house, garden, and log house lasts approximately an hour; group reservations are accepted. No entrance fee is required, but donation boxes are available. Individuals and families can take the tour on a first-come, first-serve basis.Directly across the Pedernales River from the LBJ State Park is the LBJ Ranch, part of LBJ National Historical Park. Self-guided tours of the Ranch begin at the LBJ State Park Visitor Center. Among the sites on the Ranch are the one-room Junction School first attended by the four-year-old Lyndon B. Johnson in 1912, reconstructed birthplace and nearby Johnson family cemetery where the former President is buried, and the Texas White House. The drive also takes visitors through the pasturelands where Hereford cattle, descended from those owned by President Johnson, can be viewed. Self-guided tours of the LBJ Ranch begin at the LBJ State Park Visitor Center and are available daily, except Thanksgiving, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day, when the national park is closed. For more information & hours of operation, visit the LBJ National Historical Park web site. Check the calendar for upcoming events and programs. Natural Features The abundant wildlife of the Hill Country is highlighted by enclosures containing buffalo (American bison), longhorn and white-tailed deer. These animals have played a part in the park's history, and the local wildlife continues to be an important attraction for visitors. The park is famous for its spring wildflower display. less
Attraction type: Historic Sites; History Museums; National Parks; Parks; State Parks
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The Sauer-Beckmann Farmstead Tours
The Sauer-Beckmann Farmstead Tours(Stonewall)
Attraction type: Specialty Museums
Lyndon B. Johnson National Historical Park
Lyndon B. Johnson National Historical Park(Johnson City)
Attraction type: Historic Sites; National Parks
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Pedernales Falls State Park
Pedernales Falls State Park(Johnson City)
A 5,212-acre park that offers six miles of river frontage for camping, horseback riding, hiking, and off road bicycling.
Attraction type: State Parks
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Texas White House
Texas White House(Johnson City)
Attraction type: Specialty Museums
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Hye Market
Hye Market
Ranked #1 of 2 Restaurants in Hye
Price: $7 - $13
Cuisines: American
Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget, Kids
Dining options: Brunch, Lunch, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Lone Star Cafe
Ranked #2 of 2 Restaurants in Hye
Cuisines: Cafe

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Lindig's
Lindig's
Ranked #1 of 7 Restaurants in Stonewall
Cuisines: American
Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget, Kids, Large groups
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Stonewall Diner
Stonewall Diner
Ranked #2 of 7 Restaurants in Stonewall
Cuisines: American, Diner
Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Seating, Takeout
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Burg's Corner
Ranked #3 of 7 Restaurants in Stonewall

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

Nearby recommended accommodations:

BEST WESTERN Johnson City Inn
2.5 of 5
BEST WESTERN Johnson City Inn
$90 - $156
Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Johnson City
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Hye-Way Haus Bed and Breakfast
3.0 of 5
Hye-Way Haus Bed and Breakfast
$136 - $153
Ranked #1 of 1 Hye B&B and Inns
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BEST WESTERN PLUS Blanco Luxury Inn & Suites
2.5 of 5
BEST WESTERN PLUS Blanco Luxury Inn & Suites
$132 - $237
Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Blanco
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