Cedar Hill was founded around 1846 by a small group of settlers from the Peters Colony. They came seeking a place to build their homes, to socialize, worship, and conduct business. What they discovered was an area rich in natural beauty and opportunity.
Since that time Cedar Hill has become a thriving city thanks to the hard work, ingenuity, foresight and determination of our forefathers. It is a city steeped in family values, tradition and rich in history. Whether exploring historic resources on the 2.2-mile walking trail (PDF) or grabbing a slice of pizza on the run, you'll find it well worth your time to visit.
Historic Downtown has a character all its own and personalized service is a hallmark of doing business here. There are a wide range of shops and services, as well as one-of-a-kind dining experiences. From antiques and jewelry to cupcakes and quilts, you're sure to find what you're looking for in Historic Downtown Cedar Hill.
Historic Downtown ... where the past meets the present!