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Lyndon B Johnson State Historic Park

. Description:  In addition to the Visitor Center which features LBJ boyhood memorabilia, there is an attached 1870's dogtrot cabin, an 1840s log cabin just west of the center, and the Sauer-Beckman living history farm of the 1900-1918 era with costumed interpreters doing daily and seasonal activities.  Tram tours of the National Park Service-run LBJ Ranch leave from the State Park Visitor Center.
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PO Box 238
Stonewall, TX 78671

Parent Organization:
Texas Parks & Wildlife
Phone 830 644-2252
Toll Free 800 792-1112
Lyndon B Johnson State Historical Park

Lyndon B Johnson National Historical Park
Dates Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
Visitor Center 8:45 - 5 8:45 - 5 8:45 - 5 8:45 - 5 8:45 - 5 8:45 - 5 8:45 - 5
Sauer-Beckmann Farm 8 - 4:30 8 - 4:30 8 - 4:30 8 - 4:30 8 - 4:30 8 - 4:30 8 - 4:30
Season Park open until dark daily, Closed Christmas, NY Day
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec





As of MAR 2008     no fee required    
LBJ Ranch Tram Tour (National Park) >6 free 7-17 $3 18-61 $6 62+ $3  
Special Fees:
Additional Group Info: 830 868-7128 ext 231
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What kind of visit you can have: there are several areas and various tours available through this multi-purpose park.  The Visitor Center holds a collection of LBJ memorabilia, and an attached two-room dogtrot cabin from the 1870s and an 1840 log cabin sits just west.  East of the center, off the nature trail, is the Sauer- Beckman farm, where costumed interpreters live a lifestyle typical of farm families in the 1900-1918 period.  Housekeeping and farming activities take place daily.  Tours of these facilities last about an hour.  There are also tram tours of the LBJ Ranch (which is run by the National Park Service) on a first come first served basis (from 10 to 4), and tours of the wildlife management area.
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Period 1840-20th century Type of Site Farm, museum
Buildings: log cabin, dogtrot house, Victorian farm house and outbuildings, visitor center
Interpreters: Tour guides and costumed interpreters at farm Craftspeople:
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Eating Name/Capacity Hours Type of food
Picnic  Yes
 Snack Bar
Shopping Shop Merchandise Hours
Name Southwest Parks and Monuments Association;
Texas State Park Store
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Trails/Hiking 1.25 mile nature trail    
Athletic Facilities Swimming pool  Wed-Sun 12-8 in summer   
Other Playgrounds, fishing    
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