703 Buchanan Drive, Burnet Texas 78611
Established in 1849, Fort Croghan was the third of the first four forts established by the United States government to protect settlements from hostile Indians. Preserves a variety of historical artifacts. On the grounds are restored 19th-century blacksmith's shop, one room school house, powder house, and stage coach stop.
Other History nearby:
(Fredericksburg) Admiral Nimitz Museum State Historical
(Austin) Austin Children's Museum
(Austin) Austin Children’s Museum
(Bartlett) Bartlett Area Museum
(Austin) Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum
(Temple) Czech Heritage Museum
10/17 Coming to The Burnet area
Wild Hog Festival and Craft Fair Sabinal TX March22-24 The annual World Championship Wild Hog Catching Contest features a two-person team chasing a wild hog in a pen, capturing the hog, placing it in a burlap sack and crossing the finish line in the fastest time.
Paluxy River Spring Bluegrass Festival Glen Rose TX April4-6 Live entertainment in historic Oakdale Park.
Old Settlers Music Festival Driftwood TX April18-21 Central Texas' signature music event featuring Grammy-winning Americana, arts and craft, camping, food, and libations.
Austin Yoga Conference Austin TX May11-12 Mehtab, Kyra Haglund, Charlotte Matsumura, and Gioconda are among the master yoga teachers who will appear at the Austin Yoga Conference.
Cactus Pear Music Festival San Antonio TX July5-15 A classical music festival inspired by the cactus pear margarita.