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In the heart of Texas bluebonnet country is Brenham and Washington County, a special place that embodies our state’s history, culture, and natural beauty. Located halfway between Houston and Austin, we are a small community with a lot to offer. Our wineries, bluebonnets, Blue Bell ice cream, history and charm is sure to delight you!

Brenham is just 20 minutes from Washington-on-the-Brazos, where on March 2, 1836, Texans signed the Declaration of Independence from Mexico thereby making Washington County the “Birthplace of Texas.”

So, come to Brenham and Washington County. We will give you a true taste of Texas.

Upcoming Events

Wine TrailTaste our local wine
GetawaysRelax and rejuvenate
GeocachingThe very first official GeoTour in TX
Special OffersHave fun and save a bundle

Find your new favorite wine, right here in Brenham & Washington County! Wine tasting at our four local wineries – Saddlehorn Winery, Windy Winery, Texas Star Winery and Pleasant Hill Winery would all love to introduce you to their delicious wines. Besides tasting, you can take a tour, shop in their gift shops, and relax on their decks while sharing a cheese board and a bottle of your favorite vintage.

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It’s always a fantastic time to rejuvenate your relationships and yourself! We’ve taken out some of the guesswork for you, so if you want a little help in planning your getaway to Brenham, take a look at our themes and use one as a guideline for planning your trip.

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Geocaching is a fun outdoors activity for the whole family! We are excited to bring you the first official GeoTour in Texas – a 38-stage trail encompassing all of Washington County! If you want to win a prize you will need to collect points by caching, eating, sleeping and shopping throughout the county. Collect 25 or more points and you win!

LEARN MORE

Come spend the weekend with us, have fun AND save! Some of our tourism partners are offering you special discounts on your next visit to Brenham. Select an offer, then print it or show it on your smartphone to redeem. It’s that easy!

VIEW CURRENT OFFERS

Wine TrailTaste our local wine

Find your new favorite wine, right here in Brenham & Washington County! Wine tasting at our four local wineries – Saddlehorn Winery, Windy Winery, Texas Star Winery and Pleasant Hill Winery would all love to introduce you to their delicious wines. Besides tasting, you can take a tour, shop in their gift shops, and relax on their decks while sharing a cheese board and a bottle of your favorite vintage.

LEARN MORE

GetawaysRelax and rejuvenate

It’s always a fantastic time to rejuvenate your relationships and yourself! We’ve taken out some of the guesswork for you, so if you want a little help in planning your getaway to Brenham, take a look at our themes and use one as a guideline for planning your trip.

LEARN MORE

GeocachingThe very first official GeoTour in TX

Geocaching is a fun outdoors activity for the whole family! We are excited to bring you the first official GeoTour in Texas – a 38-stage trail encompassing all of Washington County! If you want to win a prize you will need to collect points by caching, eating, sleeping and shopping throughout the county. Collect 25 or more points and you win!

LEARN MORE

Special OffersHave fun and save a bundle

Come spend the weekend with us, have fun AND save! Some of our tourism partners are offering you special discounts on your next visit to Brenham. Select an offer, then print it or show it on your smartphone to redeem. It’s that easy!

VIEW CURRENT OFFERS