Round Top Area Historical Society "Our History is Our Passion"
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was an independent sovereign country from 1836 to 1845.
Fayette County was established in 1837. La Grange was incorporated in 1850.
Round Top was incorporated in 1870.
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For Round Top to maintain the dignity of being an incorporated city, Round Top must pay for a great many public services which could have been turned over to the county government.
The town incorporated in 1870.
Round Top Rifle Association formed in 1873.
Do-Your-Duty Club was founded in 1935.
These three organizations keep the town the pleasant,
self-sufficient place it is.
courtesy of Margie Wells
Round Top - Town Hall today - built 1926
COME AND TOUR OUR MUSEUM CAMPUS
The RTAHS provides
docent guided tours every
Saturday of the month NOON to 3:00 p.m.
We have three historical homes and a historical church.
Private tours are welcome!
For more information or to schedule, contact:
Randy Melton, Tour Director
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ROUND TOP AREA HISTORICAL SOCIETY, INC. / P.O. Box 151 Round Top, TX 78954
A 501 (C) (3) Organization /
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