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Lyndon B. Johnson Boyhood Home

Johnson City, TX
+1 830-868-7128
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Life was SO different back then

Great tour led by a park ranger of LBJ's boyhood home. Amazing to think that all the things we take... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Enduro338
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Dallas
Worth A Visit

A visit to this boyhood home helps to put LBJ’s formative years in context. While he was never... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
robertwD7057IG
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Toronto
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Reviewed yesterday

Great tour led by a park ranger of LBJ's boyhood home. Amazing to think that all the things we take for granted now were unavailable back then. That's especially true of the log home adjacent to the property that was built by his grandfather. Certainly...More

Thank Enduro338
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A visit to this boyhood home helps to put LBJ’s formative years in context. While he was never quite as poor as he sometimes liked to portray, he did grow up in a town with little in the way of frills or pretentiousness. The best...More

Thank robertwD7057IG
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Basically you see the exterior of the place and look thru the doorway into the house itself. If you are going to skip anything touring the ranch this is the one thing that is the lowest on my list of things to see.

Thank wacotom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spend one Saturday the first of December in Johnson City, Texas. Our main reason for the trip was to see the lighting of the Christmas lights at PEC electric company and the court house square. Since we arrived way before dark, we decided to...More

Thank Kae M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

LBJ grew up in a very modest home in Texas. It was interesting to see the exterior and interior of the house. The tour guide did a great job of describing life at the time and his experiences as a youth. It was and interesting...More

Thank CKT808
Reviewed 14 December 2017

President Johnson's boyhood home is well worth visiting. Touring the house gives you a feel of how it was like livinig there at the turn of the century.

Thank ronware2
Reviewed 3 December 2017

This was a part of the LBJ ranch tour. It is a re-created home made to look like LBJ's boyhood home. It's a quick stop with a look in a few doors..

Thank bbuffington
Reviewed 26 November 2017

We found the entire visit to the ranch and also seeing the boyhood home of Lyndon Johnson very interesting It gave you a good understanding why Texas was so important to both President Johnson and Lady Bird Johnson.

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Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

We've been to several of the presidents homes, and this was a very nice home. With 5 children and patents living there, they made do with the accommodations. Most of the time they spent their dining room, and the parlor was just used for special...More

Thank majdad04
Reviewed 28 October 2017

this is lyndon b johnsons boyhood home. it has been redone. it offers aglimpse of the houses, during that time. you park, walk up to the house and view the rooms,through glass. the family cemetery is across the road. president johnson and lady bird are...More

Thank Martha S
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9 March 2015|
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Response from lancereyn0 | Reviewed this property |
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Robert B
12 January 2015|
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Response from STEVEN D | Reviewed this property |
The National Park Service manages the LBJ boyhood home and tours and a park ranger gives the tour. Here's the information extracted from their web site: Park rangers give free guided tours of the home starting every half... More
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