Angel Wings Wharton will celebrate a Ribbon Cutting at 5 pm Thursday, Aug. 23 at The Dragonfly
119 S. Fulton St. Wharton, TX 77488
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272 Greendale Rd. Wharton, TX 7748
Below are some of the great Day Trips that you can take when coming to Wharton. There are plenty of options to choose from or you can always plan your own custom trip that meets the things you are interested in.
A TRIP TO WHARTON Day 1
9:30a.m. – Downtown Wharton
Visit Monterey Square, with its antique shops, coffee house, gift stores and the exquisite, historically-restored Wharton County Courthouse. Built in 1889, the courthouse was designed by noted architect Eugene Heiner and was brought back to its original glory in 2007 at a cost of $7.4 million.
The east side of the square is called the Burger Block, and includes the Burger Robertson Building, constructed in 1909, and the W. Roberts Building, constructed in 1919.
Don’t miss the murals. Completed by Texas artist Dayton Wodrich, they detail the county’s rich agricultural, religious and medicinal history.
Noon – Lunch Time
There’s a host of restaurants in the city, including some in the downtown area. For those craving some Tex-Mex, try Cuevos Mexican Restaurant, Los Cucos Mexican Restaurant, or Larry’s Mexican Restaurant, all located in the downtown area or nearby. There’s others, too — see our visitor’s guide. You can get one at the coffee shop or the chamber office, 225 N. Richmond Road.
1:30 p.m. – Morris Ranch Carriage House Museum
Among the meticulously restored and maintained carriages is the one that carried Vivien Leigh in the movie “Gone With the Wind.” Call ahead to make an appointment: 979-532-1862. The museum is located at 2110 CR 117, east of the city. There may be a fee.
3:00 p.m. – Back to town
For a late afternoon pick-me-up, try a specialty frappe or an iced tea at Milam Street Coffee (the kids might enjoy a scoop of […]
Introducing the new Texas Gulf Coast Antique & Junkin’ Trail!
Bohemian Rhapsody II
134 W. Milam St., Wharton, 832-434-8374. Email: Boh_rhap2@att.net Over 32 vendors! Everything from rustic, metal décor, painted furniture to chalk paints and knobs for you next project. Vintage & upcycled! Candles, jewelry and more. Open 10 a.m.– 5:30 p.m. Mon.-Sat., 1 p.m.–5 p.m. Sun.
JT’s This & That
232 W. Milam St., Wharton, 979-532-0977.
Vintage salt/pepper shakers, doors and windows, furniture, nik-naks and more! Open 8:30 a.m.–6 p.m. Tues.-Sat., by chance on Mon.
238 W. Milam St., Wharton, 979-531-3103.
Open 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Mon.-Sat. Closed on Sundays.
Antiques, collectibles, crafts, jewelry, clothing, furniture, and so much more!
Accepting New Vendors!
Montgomery Gallery and Frame
110 S. Houston St., Wharton,979-532-3929.
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Vintage look, ready made, and custom made frames. Oil paintings restoration. Photo restoration. Frame restoration. Open 9 a.m.–6 p.m. Mon.-Fri. 9 a.m.– 3 p.m. Sat., closed on Sun.
Glen Flora Emporium
103 S. Bridge Ave. Glen Flora, 979-677-3249.
Email: email@example.com. Dealers who rent space to sell their merchandise and consignments. On Facebook as “The Glen Flora Emporium.” Open 10 a.m. 5:30 p.m. Wed.-Sat., 12 p.m.–5 p.m. Sun.
Burr Trading Company
411 CR 123, Wharton, 979-453-0860.
Website: firstname.lastname@example.org. Buying, selling and repurposing old things. We are in Wharton’s Bohemian Rhapsody II, the Glen Flora Emporium, Bar W Field and Warrenton. Personal picks by appointment! Find us on Facebook as Burr Trading Co.
Junk & Stuff
709 Main St., East Bernard, 281-450-6219.
Email: email@example.com. The store is mostly antiques and collectibles. Neons, beer signs, old truck doors, tailgates. One stop man cave store! Open Saturdays or by appointment.
The Birdhouse and Boutique
421 S. 17th St., West Columbia, 979-345-2560. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Open Mondays to Fridays 5 a.m. to 9 p.m., Saturday 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. We use reclaimed wood […]