Gillespie County Historical Society

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Coordinates: 30°16′39″N 98°52′39″W / 30.2776°N 98.8776°W / 30.2776; -98.8776

The Gillespie County Historical Society building in Fredericksburg, Texas

The Gillespie County Historical Society is a historical society founded in 1934 serving Gillespie County, Texas. It operates The Pioneer Museum of Fredericksburg, Texas, intended as "a memorial to celebrate a unique community that was created by early settlers to the Texas Hill Country."[1][2][3]

Another history museum in Fredericksburg is the Fort Martin Scott Museum, which is run by the Fort Martin Scott Museum Association.


  1. ^ Official website
  2. ^ "Pioneer Museum's popular Antique Appraisal returns to Fredericksburg". Mason County News. Mason, Texas. January 19, 2011. Retrieved February 10, 2011. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. ^ American Association for State and Local History (2001). Directory of Historical Organizations in the United States and Canada. Altamira Press. p. 1068. ISBN 978-0-7591-0002-2.

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