In & Around Muenster

Muenster was founded in 1889 by German Catholic settlers Carl and Emil Flusche. Read more about the history of the city by or ask us when you visit the Muenster Antique Mall.

Here's some of our favorite places in and around the city.


History & Culture

Muenster Museum

The Muenster Museum was created to preserve Muenster's history through its collections which includes a research room with numerous photographs, newspapers, family histories, scrapbooks, and school yearbooks. Military memorabilia, school displays, church items, and medical equipment are among numerous other items dispalyed in the museum. The museum hosts a few open houses throughout the year and has an annual creche display in which over 100 nativity scenes are shown.



Fischer's Meat Market

Founded in 1927, Fischer’s Meat Market & Grocery is a third-generation family business with both old-fashioned know-how (all of their meat is still hand-trimmed) and state-of–the-art modern technology.   The store also features the the only known glockenspiel in the state of Texas, which, during operating hours, plays traditional German celebration music while seven animated characters rotate. 

304 North Main Street, Muenster, TX 76252   (940) 759-4211


The Bird's Nest

When you're looking for gifts, our selection of bird feeders, antiques, and statues, The Bird's Nest is a great stop. From outdoor garden statues to little keepsakes, a gift from The Bird Nest is a gift from the heart.

223 N Main StAve, Muenster, TX 76252    (877) 218-5226


Fresh Fella's Furnishings

A Fresh Take on Vintage, Antique, Industrial & New Furniture, Lighting and Home Decor.


215 N Main St, Muenster, Texas 76252   (940) 759-5925


Main Street Mercantile

Main Street Mercantile carries a wide selection of antiques, collectables, and merchandise from all over the world

202 N. Main Street, Muenster, TX 76252   (940) 736-3090


Gehrig’s Hardware

Bridal registry; sporting goods; hardware; shoe, tarp, tent & trampoline repairs.  Sewing machine and vacuum cleaner repair.  Red Wing boots and shoes.

210 North Main Street, Muenster, TX 76252.   (940) 759-4112


Sister’s Gift Store

Sister’s has unique gifts for the entire family.  From our toy section to our leather goods, sterling jewelry, clocks, pictures, teapots and much more. 

220 North Main Street, Muenster, TX 76252   (940) 759-5090


Bayer’s Kolonialwaren und Backeri

Retail and wholesale baking.

Featured items include many types of specialty breads, donuts, cookies and nine flavors of strudel. Sausage kolaches & chicken peppers. 

804 East Division (Highway 82), Muenster, TX 76252    

(940) 759-2822



Doc’s Bar & Restaurant

Doc’s Bar & Grill is housed in a building that dates back to the 1920s and served as Muenster’s first hospital and pharmacy.   The building was painstakingly restored and re-opened as a bar and grill serving appetizers, salads, burgers, and daily specials.

113 North Main Street, Muenster, TX 76252    

(940) 759-2031


Rohmer’s Restaurant

A three-generation family restaurant that has been in operation for over 50 years.   Rohmer’s serves German and Mexican foods, Bar-B-Que, as well as traditional foods. Catering facilities also offered for picnics, banquets, weddings and just any occasion. 

217 East Division (Highway 82), Muenster, TX 76252

(940) 759-2973


Rico's Place

Rico's is conveniently located near the Muenster Antique Mall on Highway 82. You'll enjoy their acclaimed salsa, thin chips, and handmade street tacos. Rico's has a relaxed atmosphere with a menu full of delicious choices.

603 East Division (Highway 82), Muenster, TX 76252

(940) 759-2295


Ancient Ovens

Ready to slow down your busy life?  Take a ride to North Texas Hill country and experience five-course gourmet meal made in an artisan, outdoor, wood-burning oven.  Ancient Ovens delights in serving an outstanding array of Old World, hearth-baked, Italian-style cuisine to small and large groups in a scenic outdoor setting. Call for reservations.  Small and large groups welcome.

Read about Ancient Ovens in Ft. Worth Magazine.

857 Childress Road, Saint Jo, Texas  76265

(940) 366-4255



4R Ranch Vineyards & Winery

Where the shortgrass prairie drops into the Red River Valley, the 4R Ranch — with its majestic vistas and rocky terrain — is perfectly situated for growing grapes. Chinquapin oaks, white-tailed deer, the endangered black-capped vireo, and the occasional Rio Grande turkey inhabit this incredible property.

Powered by the sun, earth, and wind, 4R Ranch Vineyards & Winery invites us all to slow our pace, enjoy the view, and sip a glass of wine in the magnificent Red River Valley. 

Also available as an event venue.


Blue Ostrich Winery & Vineyard

Enjoy tastings, tours, and light snacks at this family owned and operated winery and vineyard. For many years this facility was one of the foremost ostrich breeding and ranching facilities in the southwest. The structure that houses the winery, tasting room and corporate offices was once filled with ostrich eggs, chicks and fledglings. The acreage to the west nurtures Tempranillo, Viognier and Cabernet grapevines was the same hillside where hundreds of 7 foot tall ostrich roamed during the 80’s and 90’s. 


Arche Wines

Visit this estate vineyard and boutique winery and you’ll understand why people are saying "Texas wine is good wine.” The tasting room is open every Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. or by appointment. 

228 Wagner Road, Saint Jo, Texas 76265

(214) 908-9055



Schillinghaus Bed & Breakfast

Nestled in beautiful Muenster, Schillinghaus Bed & Breakfast is a tranquil retreat for you and your family. Stay in this lovely inn while you visit attractions in the area. With private apartments that are fully stocked, the owners of Schillinghaus customize rooms for each guest's stay.

134 North Maple Street, Muenster, TX 76252

(940) 736-5812


Elm Creek Manor Luxury Resort

Elm Creek Manor Luxury Spa Resort is carefully nestled on 14 beautiful acres surrounded by rolling hills dotted with towering Pecan trees. Centrally located just outside of Muenster and along the banks of two meandering creeks.  Elm Creek Manor is a European style spa resort that offers beautiful rooms, organic gourmet meals, and spa treatments that invigorate and heal mind, body and soul.

Located on FM 2739, just off Highway 82 and 10 miles from I35.  

(940) 759-2100