Gonzales is one of the most historic towns in Texas and where the first shot was fired in the battle for Texas independence! Whether you are here to follow the Independence Trail, visit our historic sites, see the wildflowers, shop for antiques or collectibles or try our famous barbecue, we invite you to stop by the Visitor Information Center at the Chamber of Commerce office in the Old Jail Museum and pick up information on all the sights to see here!



Mission: To promote community prosperity by providing services and advocacy for our members.
Vision: To be known as the premier leader and tr Read More


Gonzales Life

We would love to see you!

Please stop by our office for your tour packet and experience our history.

For more information please co Read More


Historic Gonzales

Gonzales was established in 1825 on Kerr Creek, 2 1/2 miles east of the confluence of the San Marcos and Guadalupe Rivers. It was the capital of Em Read More