Johnson City Event Center

Johnson City Event Center
The Event Center is a stone structure with heavy timber exposed beams and a shake roof. Inside, exhibits tell the story of early settlement in the Texas Hill Country and the Johnson family who moved to the area in the late 1860s. The Center is adjacent to the Johnson Settlement which includes the original log "dog-trot" cabin built by President Johnson’s grandfather.

The Event/Meeting Center includes:

  • 988 Square foot (28’ x 34’) air conditioned room which will comfortably seat 42 people.
    A maximum of 49 people is allowed per the fire marshall.
  • Park provides tables and chairs for inside use only. Set-up is to be done by users of the event center.
  • Bright light supplied by windows and overhead lighting
  • Ceiling Fans to keep the room well ventilated and comfortable
  • Large breezeway for additional space
  • Large porches and rocking chairs
  • Small kitchen with refrigerator/freezer and sink with hot and cold water
  • Modern restrooms including wheelchair accessible restrooms
  • 10 picnic tables located in front of the center
  • Trash and recycling bins provided (Users of event center must dispose of trash in the dumpster at the national park visitor center.)


Maximum 30 cars on-site
Overflow parking at the National Park Visitor Center

Hours for Use:

The Event/Meeting Center and grounds are available for 8 hour rental
8 a.m. - 10 p.m.



Administrative Fee


One-day use of event /meeting center and grounds


Hourly use rate


Refundable security deposit


Park Staff supporting event - labor costs

To Be Determined

For More Information

Lyndon B. Johnson National Historical Park
830.868.7128 ext. 260


Last updated: October 9, 2018

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 329
Johnson City, TX 78636


(830) 868-7128

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