Bandera County Courthouse
Bandera, Texas
 
 
     
 
 
 Completed - 1891
Architect - B. F. Trester
Photos: Robert Deering 9/15/2003
 

COUNTY ORGANIZED: 1856

COUNTY NAMED FOR: Bandera is Spanish for "flag," and there are a number of colorful accounts as to how the county was named.

COUNTY SEATS: One - Bandera

COUNTY SEAT NAMED FOR: Same as county.

COURTHOUSES: Three - 1868, 1881, and 1891

STANDING: Three -

  • 1868 courthouse built of limestone now houses a Justice of the Peace and other offices.
  • 1881 structure is still used as a county building.
  • 1891 Renaissance Revival courthouse also built of limestone.

LOCATION:  500 Main Street, Bandera TX 78003

 
 
 
1877 Courthouse
Architect -
Henry White
Photo: Robert Deering 9/15/2003
 
 
1881 Courthouse
Photo: Robert Deering 9/15/2003
 
 
1891 Courthouse
Photo: Texas DoT 1939
 
 

 
         

 

Bandera County Courthouse
Bandera, Texas

 
 Completed - 1881
Architect -
Photos: Robert Deering 9/15/2003

LOCATION: 202 12th St, Bandera TX 78003

           

 

Bandera County Courthouse
Bandera, Texas

 
 Completed - 1877
Architect - Henry White
Photos: Robert Deering 9/15/2003

LOCATION: 202 12th St, Bandera TX 78003

           

 

Bandera, Texas
Photo: Robert Deering
9/15/2003

 
First Baptist Church of Bandera