Deutschheim State Historic Site is a state-owned property located in Hermann, Missouri, United States, preserving historic houses and other structures, such as a barn and winery, built and used by German immigrants in the middle 19th century. The architecture covers a range of contemporary styles brought from Germany and interpreted in the United States, and the houses have furnishings reflective of mid-century German families in Missouri. The site includes grapes planted in one of the original vineyards and the site of a printing press. The buildings include exhibits of tools and artifacts of the period, giving a picture of daily life. Tours of the grounds are offered for the public. The site was acquired by the state in 1978 and is managed by the Missouri Department of Natural Resources.Deutschheim State Historic Site is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our online itinerary creator, Hermann Edition.
Deutschheim State Historic Site Reviews
Interesting place. We did not have time for the tour, but did look into the history. Also unique gift shop. Staff was not super friendly while we were there. more »
This destination is great for taking a look into the historic German community of Hermann. A large portion of the community spoke their native toungue of Gernany well into the 20th century. Very inter... more »
Really enjoyed this place. If you love history make sure you take the tour, $5 for an adult, and it took about 1.5 hours. The guide had an in depth knowledge of the area, people and how the settlement was began.
Craig gave a charismatic, informative, and personalized tour. Very glad to see they're expanding their collections! A must-see for anyone with interest in the history of the area or of German-American immigrants as a whole
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