Texas Independence Trail Region

Participant in the Texas Historical Commission's
Texas Heritage Trails Program

Gonzales: Eggleston Log Cabin

The Eggleston Log House was built in the 1840's by Horace Eggleston. Logs were hand-hewn and notched in half dove-tail fashion. Visitors are encouraged to step onto the porch of the house and activate the speaker box, which provides a description of the building and two illuminated rooms.


  • 414 Smith Street
  • Gonzales, Texas
  • 78629


Hours & Fees

  • Tuesday - Saturday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. and Sunday 1 - 5 p.m.

  • Free