We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Vereins Kirche Museum

Fredericksburg, TX
+1 830-997-2835
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Don't miss this free museum

Small but very interesting free museum. The attendant was quite knowledgeable about... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
TXRVer09
,
Fredericksburg, Texas
Historical site

No visit to Fredericksburg is complete without a visit to this historic site - it is on donation... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
365giannad
,
Port Elizabeth, South Africa
via mobile
Read all 74 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
Centrally located, this museum houses a variety of traveling exhibits.
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
Closed
All hours
Hours Today: Closed
LOCATION
Fredericksburg, TX
CONTACT
Website
+1 830-997-2835
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
Reviews (74)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 71 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Small but very interesting free museum. The attendant was quite knowledgeable about Fredericksburg's history.and this church's place in its history.

Thank TXRVer09
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

No visit to Fredericksburg is complete without a visit to this historic site - it is on donation and there is lots to read up on. The tour guide was very informative and friendly. The history of Fredericksburg is explained here

Thank 365giannad
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Single room building in Marketplatz. Free admission. Worth the 20 minutes needed to read about the early history of Fredericksburg.

Thank traveljim007
Reviewed 1 April 2017

The Marktplatz is a happening place. Starting in May the farmer's market returns, in October the Octoberfest Hall opens, but always there is this replica of the original 1848 first church. Pretty interesting and they explain a lot about the original town.

Thank Chinapjs
Reviewed 22 March 2017

When constructed in the 1800's, this building was the town center of activities. Well done displays gives a quick overview of the German roots of the area.

Thank Inquilinus
Reviewed 21 March 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 4 December 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 VanderZyppe
Reviewed 17 November 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 2 November 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 21 September 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
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Clear River Pecan Bakery, Sandwiches and Ice Cream
442 reviews
.24 km away
Old German Bakery and Restaurant
1,148 reviews
.22 km away
Burger Burger
381 reviews
.38 km away
Pasta Bella Restaurant & Bkry
492 reviews
.35 km away
Nearby Attractions
Main Street
1,415 reviews
.21 km away
Fiesta Vineyard & Winery
29 reviews
.29 km away
Good Art Company Art Gallery
42 reviews
.22 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Vereins Kirche Museum staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit