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Constructed in 1887, and used as jail till 1957. Restored, complete with cells, dungeon, gallows and jailer's quarters. Museum and gun collection. Historical society and chamber of commerce headquarters. On courthouse square.

Location: 414 St Lawrence St, Gonzales Texas 78629

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(Lockhart) Caldwell County Jail Museum
(Floresville) Canary Islands Cemetery

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