Fredericksburg is a city in the center of Texas,
situated in the Texas Hill County. It is 70 miles
close to San Antonio and 78 miles close to Austin.
Fredericksburg has a rich German past that
Fredericksburg Hotels invites you to experience in
the historic downtown area.
If you were wondering about the name of this Texas
city, it is also rooted in the historic past:
Fredericksburg was named after Prince Frederick of
Prussia, nephew of King Frederick William III of
The city was founded on the 8th of May, 1846 by
Baron Otfried Hans von Meusebach, new Commissioner
General of the "Society for the Protection of German
Immigrants in Texas", also known under the name of
the "Noblemen's Society" or “Mainzer Adelsverein” in
German. Prince Frederick of Prussia was the
highest-ranking member of this society.
With such a strong past,
Fredericksburg Hotels invites
you for some more history update and visit the
museums in Fredericksburg: the Pioneer Museum
Complex, Gish's Old West Museum, Vereins Kirche
Museum, The National Museum of the Pacific War.
In Fredericksburg you will also find natural
attractions such as the wonderful parks: Friends of
the Enchanted Rock and Lady Bird Johnson Municipal
Park Fredericksburg. You will definitely have a lot
of fun once you pay more than a short visit to the
specialty attractions: J.J.'s Playworld, ideal for
your children, but also a lot of fun for adults, the
Wildseed Farms, the Race Barn, Fredericksburg Herb
Farm, while Luckenbach Texas is a genuinely
entertaining center with live music, parties and a
lot of dacing.
WWith so many things to see and do here,
Fredericksburg Hotels warmly
encourages you to plan your vacation here.