A Historic Landmark, the Giddings Stone Mansion is one of the most impressive examples of Greek Revivalist architecture, beautifully preserved with original furnishings, interiors and decor. Tours are available on prior booking. A must-visit for those who enjoy history and architecture, the house is a true landmark.
A visit to Fireman’s Park is incomplete without visiting the Antique Carousel housed within its premises. A unique attraction, the carousel dates back to the early 1900s and features a unique C.W. Parker and Herschell-Spillman design.
Visitors who love gardening and flowers shouldn't miss a visit to Antique Rose Emporium's retail and display garden. The garden, besides being a truly lovely sight, is a great place to pick up rare flower varieties, plants and more.
Toubin Park offers a unique insight into the history and archeological backdrop of the city of Brenham. The park is the site of a network of historic cisterns that date back to the 1800s. A remarkable foresight on the part of city planners, these cisterns were a public feature meant to battle fires that broke out in the city. A visit to the park illuminates the rich and fascinating history of the town, its culture and one of the landmark events, 1866 Burning of Brenham.
Located in Brenham, this museum is involved in preserving the historical and cultural facts of Washington County.You should visit this museum to know more about the cultural facets of the county as well as have a deeper look into the heritage culture.
Take a couple of hours out to visit the landmark historic Ross Carroll Bennett House. Built in 1898, the home is the perfect example of Victorian architecture. With beautifully preserved interiors, the stained glass windows, antique furniture and original flooring are especially noteworthy. Tours of the house are available by prior appointment.
Brenham's Historic Downtown is a must-visit, forming the cultural, dining and entertainment district of this historic Texan town. With a long and fascinating history, explore the historic homes and museums, shop at the trendy boutiques or dine at one of the many local restaurants. With plenty of interesting ways to spend an evening, Downtown Brenham’s “Main Street” District is a true mingling of past and present, with something of interest for everyone.