Founded in 1887: a trade center for Czech and German farmers.
Cotton is still king in the area, although the beef and dairy
cattle play an important role in the economy. Green-Dickson Municipal
park offers R.V. camping facilities, picnic area, baseball fields,
tennis and basketball courts. The park is open from 6:00 a.m.
to 11:45 p.m. Call 512-594-3362 for more information.
- SPOETZL BREWERY - One of the few remaining breweries
whose product is made, bought and consumed entirely in Texas!
Almost all of the annual 25,000 barrels are marketed in the surrounding
area. There is a gift shop, museum that features memorabilia
from the brewery and the town of Shiner. Open daily, except Sunday.
For groups of 20 or more call 512-594-3852.
- EDWIN WOLTERS MEMORIAL MUSEUM - Displays include guns,
furniture, utensils, natural history and memorabilia of early
Shiner history. Open daily from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Located
at 306 South Avenue I.
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