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On the Calendar

  • May 25–September 7Blue Star Museums
  • November 19 — Weihnachtsmarkt Preview Gala
  • November 20–22 — Weihnachtsmarkt
  • November 26–27 — Closed (Thanksgiving)
  • December 24–25 — Closed (Christmas)
  • December 31–January 1 — Closed (New Year's)

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For more information phone 830-629-1572 Tuesday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sophienburg visitors come from all over...


Lindheimer’s Texas

Sense the passion frontier naturalists had for exploration and learning about the world. 'The Father of Texas Botany,' Ferdinand J. Lindheimer, along with other 19th century naturalists, lived and collected in Central Texas and pioneered the sciences throughout Texas. Not to be missed are actual plant specimens collected by Ferdinand Lindheimer. More…


Prize-winning watercolor by Myra Lee Adams Goff 2010-2011 Republic of Texas Museum Art Contest


Rent the Emmie Seele Faust Memorial Library Building for Your Event


Blue Star Museums

Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense, and more than 2,000 museums across America to offer free admission to the nation’s active-duty military personnel and their families, including National Guard and Reserve, from Memorial Day, May 25, 2015 through Labor Day, September 7, 2015. More Information Poster (PDF)


Sophienburg Museum and Archives hours are 10 a.m.–4 p.m. Tuesday–Saturday.
Closed Sunday and Monday.

 


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