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Historic Texas tours

a guide for tracing early routes and trails

by William J. Sheffield

  • 193 Want to read
  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Eakin Press in Austin, Tex .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Texas
    • Subjects:
    • Trails -- Texas -- Guidebooks.,
    • Historic sites -- Texas -- Guidebooks.,
    • Texas -- Tours.,
    • Texas -- History, Local.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 167-174) and index.

      StatementWilliam J. Sheffield, Jr. ; maps by Bonita Bonar, drawings by Joanne Frimel and Jared Falk.
      GenreGuidebooks., Tours.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF387 .S54 2001
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 182 p. :
      Number of Pages182
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3949609M
      ISBN 10157168574X
      LC Control Number2001040837
      OCLC/WorldCa47838327

      Visit some of the historical missions of San Antonio on this half-day tour. With a guide, you'll explore these heritage sites to learn about the history of the missions and their influences on the region, plus gain insight into their significance from a San Antonio local.5/5(11). () Houston, TX /57 Yelp reviews.

      The San Elizario Historic District, was listed in the National Register of Historic Places in and was designated a Texas State Cultural District in The stops on this tour do not show every historic structure in San Elizario, they are a representative sample of the buildings and sites that formed one of the oldest villages in the. Battleship Texas Self-Guided Tour - Take a self-guided tour of this mighty naval vessel and learn about the life of the men on board the ship during World Wars I and 60 feet above the water to the Flag Bridge or 20 feet below the water into the engine room. View the restored sleeping quarters and medical facilities, engine rooms and guns.

      Great for couples, friends and families of all ages. You'll amble through all the sites of downtown, including the Capitol, Dirty Sixth Street, Historic Rainey Street, Lady Bird Lake and more. Evening tours include watching the bats depart from South Congress Bridge. Insider Tips5/5. Just south of downtown San Antonio is The King William Historic District, the first historic district in Texas.. This walking tour covers 25 blocks of the historic neighborhood and will explore stories of haunted houses, restaurants, bars and more. Learn about the haunted history of the neighborhood and of the San Antonio river. Hour.


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