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Dates: 1/2/2017 - 12/29/2017
City / State: Gonzales, TX
Event Name: Old Jailhouse Walk
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 105248 2017/Y1718
Distance - Trail Ratings: 10 km/5 km - 1A
Description: The Old Jailhouse was built 1885-1870 and used until 1975. The route follows the homes, churches and memorials that feature the history of Gonzales. Gonzales is called the "Birthplace of Texas Independence" and is one of the most historic towns in Texas. Open M-F 8am-5pm, Sat 9am-4pm, Sun 1-4pm.
Amenities: Strollers: Medium | Wheelchairs: Medium | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Doin' The Louisiana Purchase, Honoring Our Flag, National Register of Historic Places, Walking the USA A - Z, Water Towers
Start Times: M-F 8am-5pm, Sat 9am-4pm, Sun 1-4pm.
Location: Old Jailhouse Museum
Start Point / Driving Directions: 414 Saint Lawrence, 78629-4022. E on I-10, Exit-632, US-183/90 GONZALES/CUERO. Bear RIGHT, go S on US-183 for 11.9 miles to BUS US-183. LEFT, go 2.0 miles to TX-97/St Lawrence), LEFT, go 0.1 miles to Old Jailhouse Museum. W on I-10, Exit-649, TX-97/WAELDER/GONZALES. LEFT to TX-97, go 18.0 miles to Old Jailhouse Museum.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Comments: The walk is mostly on flat, paved tree-lined streets. Some streets have no sidewalks or high curbs. Closed on most major holidays.
Host Club: Randolph Roadrunners
Contact: Pat Gunter (210) 479-0805
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