About Us

Your Bandera Public Library

 'Connecting you to the joy of reading and to information for lifelong learning

Albert and Bessie Mae Kronkosky

The Bandera County Library expansion was made possible through the generosity of Albert and Bessie Mae Kronkosky.

Our Building is Rich in History

  The Library is located in the historic fieldstone building constructed as part of the New Deal’s Civil Works Project in 1934 and is a designated Historic Landmark.

Additional Important Links

Our Online Catalog


Click the above image to see the full range of online services we offer, as well as our full Bandera County Library catalog.

Bandera ISD Education Foundation


Teachers have creative ideas and projects that cannot always be funded through regular tax revenue school resources. The Education Foundation is there to help!  To visit our site, click the above image.

Frontier Times Museum


 Located in the picturesque Texas Hill Country, with a rich history of Bandera, Texas and surrounding areas.  Click the above image to visit their website.

Bandera Natural History Museum


Nature-related educational programs, complemented with numerous displays of valuable sculptures, carvings, and conservation-related exhibits as well as an amazing Dinosaur park!  Click above to visit their website.

Bandera Chamber of Commerce


The Bandera County Chamber of Commerce is committed to helping our members and our community prosper and to help our guests enjoy their stay to the fullest. Click on the above image to visit their website.

Cowboy Capital Calendar



Find out what's happening in and around the Cowboy Capital of the World.  Click on the above logo to see the current calendar.