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20th Century Technology Museum

Wharton, Texas

Exhibits featuring technological developments such as electronic media, home appliances,...
A.W. Perry Homestead Museum

Carrollton, Texas

Visitors can catch a glimpse of life as it was in north central Texas at the turn of the...
Armstrong Browning Library

Waco, Texas

It houses the world's largest collection of books, letters, manuscripts, and memorabilia...
Bell County Museum

Belton, Texas

The Museum guides visitors through the unique and varied history of Bell County. The...
Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum

Austin, Texas

Three floors of exhibits -- three themes as big as Texas history: Land, Identity and...
Bosque Museum

Clifton, Texas

Significant displays at the Bosque museum include an exhibit about the Paleo-Americans...
Buckhorn Saloon & Museum

San Antonio, Texas

Winner of the 2002 "Best Attraction" award from the Downtown Alliance, the...
Burton Cotton Gin And Museum

Burton, Texas

The Museum provides one of the best remaining examples of an early, automated systems gin...
Calhoun County Museum

Port Lavaca, Texas

Some of the many exhibits at the Museum include the Fresnel Lens from the 1852 Matagorda...
Carson County Square House Museum

Panhandle, Texas

The historic Square House, built of lumber hauled from Dodge City in the 1880's, is just...
Chamizal National Memorial

El Paso, Texas

The Chamizal Convention of 1963 was a milestone in diplomatic relations between Mexico...
Chestnut Square Historic Village

McKinney, Texas

Chestnut Square Historic Village is a collection of six historic homes, a replica of a...
Coryell County Museum

Gatesville, Texas

The Coryell Museum and Historical Center will provide a wide range of cultural,...
Cowgirl Museum And Hall Of Fame

Fort Worth, Texas

Celebrate the Cowgirl Experience – activities and exhibits that capture the...
Doss Heritage And Culture Center

Weatherford, Texas

The Doss Heritage and Culture Center brings Parker County’s past to life in its...
Dr. Pepper Museum

Waco, Texas

Exhibits at the Dr. Pepper Museum take visitors back in time to the very early years of...
Edison Museum

Beaumont, Texas

The museum is dedicated to the presentation of Thomas Alva Edison and his inventions and...
El Paso Museum Of History

El Paso, Texas

The El Paso Museum of History contains numerous exhibits about various parts of local...
Elisabet Ney Museum

Austin, Texas

The Elisabet Ney Museum continues to be a place where people of all ages can renew their...
Falls On The Colorado Museum

Marble Falls, Texas

At the Falls on the Colorado Museum, visitors can experience local history through the...
Fort Bend Museum

Richmond, Texas

The Fort Bend Museum showcases local history using a variety of exhibit galleries,...
Fort Sam Houston Museum

Fort Sam Houston, Texas

Exhibits at the Fort Sam Houston Museum depict the history of the installation in...
Fort Worth Stockyards Museum

Fort Worth, Texas

Between 1866 and 1890 more than four million head of cattle were trailed through Fort...
Freedom Museum USA

Pampa, Texas

The Freedom Museum USA preserves and exhibits items of historical nature pertaining to...
French Legation Museum

Austin, Texas

The French Legation Museum as it exists today represents a conscientious effort to return...
Galveston County Historical Museum

Galveston, Texas

The Galveston County Historical Museum provides visitors with a very comprehensive view...
George Washington Carver Museum

Austin, Texas

The museum is housed in a 36,000 square-foot facility that includes four galleries, a...
Grace History Museum

Abilene, Texas

The Grace History Museum features an authentic recreation of a 1940s boot shop, and an...
Gregg County Historical Museum

Longview, Texas

Permanent exhibits illustrate the development of Gregg County include displays centered...
Hamilton County Historical Museum

Hamilton, Texas

The building that houses the museum served as the Hamilton County Jail from 1935 to 1990...
Heritage Museum Of Montgomery County

Conroe, Texas

The Museum is composed of three permanent galleries including Glimpses of Montgomery...
Heritage Society At Sam Houston Park

Houston, Texas

Nestled in 19 acres of beautiful green parkland in the heart of downtown Houston, The...
History Center

Diboll, Texas

The History Center uses exhibits to showcase some of our vast collections of documents...
Houston Fire Museum

Houston, Texas

Experience what it was like for a 1950's fireman to recieve a fire call! With a working...
Hutchinson County Historical Museum

Borger, Texas

The Hutchinson County Museum is a regional history museum in the Texas Panhandle. Our...
Institute Of Texan Cultures

San Antonio, Texas

UTSA's Institute of Texan Cultures maintains 50,000 square feet of exhibit space. The...
Interurban Railway Museum

Plano, Texas

On December 31, 1948, the Denison to Dallas Interurban made its last run. Today, the...
John Jay French Museum

Beaumont, Texas

The John Jay French house, built in 1845, was one of the first painted houses as well as...
King Ranch

Kingsville, Texas

The King Ranch Museum's permanent collections include: Toni Frissell's award-winning...
Lake Jackson Historical Museum

Lake Jackson, Texas

Visitors to the Lake Jackson Historical Museum can experience life in the Lake...
Layland Museum

Cleburne, Texas

Shelter, foodways, clothing, art and craft, transportation, and leisure are topics...
Lbj Museum Of San Marcos

San Marcos, Texas

The Museum currently houses approximately 130 items, including early photographs, local...
Log Cabin Village

Fort Worth, Texas

Today, each of the historical structures, furnished with authentic artifacts, provides a...
Lyndon Baines Johnson Library And Museum

Austin, Texas

The library dedicated to the former president comprises the life and public career of...
Mcfaddin Ward House

Beaumont, Texas

Today, visitors to the house receive guided tours of two lavishly furnished floors in the...
Morton Museum Of Cooke County

Gainesville, Texas

Exhibits at the museum focus on the history of Cooke County and its role in the larger...
Museum Of North Texas History

Wichita Falls, Texas

The Museum of North Texas History houses exhibits related to local heritage, including a...
Museum Of Regional History

Texarkana, Texas

The Museum of Regional History tells the fascinating story of Texarkana, the city in two...
Museum Of South Texas History

Edinburg, Texas

The Museum of South Texas History recently installed the first two sections of the Rio...
Museum Of The American Railroad

Dallas, Texas

The Museum of the American Railroad possesses one of the most comprehensive heavyweight...
Museum Of The Coastal Bend

Victoria, Texas

The Museum of the Coastal Bend uses a number of exhibits to explore the history of the...
Museum Of The Gulf Coast

Port Arthur, Texas

The Museum of the Gulf Coast combines conventional and unconventional methods to tell the...
National Museum Of The Pacific War

Fredericksburg, Texas

The National Museum of the Pacific War is the only institution in the continental United...
National Scouting Museum

Irving, Texas

Discover Scouting's origins with an introduction to the movement's founders and several...
North Texas History Center

McKinney, Texas

Current exhibits explore various aspects of North Texas history. A Civil War exhibit uses...
O. Henry Museum

Austin, Texas

Known as "the master of the short story," O. Henry lived in this 1886...
Old Red Museum

Dallas, Texas

From the establishment of settlers' sites in the 1840s, through fifteen decades of growth...
Panhandle Plains Historical Museum

Canyon, Texas

At the Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum, visitors can see a plethora of educational and...
Pearce Collections Museum

Corsicana, Texas

From the war-weary letter Colonel Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain wrote to his wife from the...
Permian Basin Petroleum Museum

Midland, Texas

The Museum’s 60,000 square feet facility houses photographic wall murals depicting...
Pioneer Farms

Austin, Texas

Pioneer Farms is a living history museum celebrating the rich heritage of Texas. Pioneer...
Presidential Museum Of Odessa

Odessa, Texas

The Presidential Museum is unique in that it is the only museum in the United States...
Sam Rayburn House Museum

Bonham, Texas

The Sam Rayburn House Museum explores the life and times of influential Congressman Sam...
San Jacinto Battlefield & Monument

La Porte, Texas

On April 21, 1836, Mexican rule over Texas came to a dramatic close. The climax of the...
Scurry County Museum

Snyder, Texas

The historical gallery of the Scurry County Museum features a chronological look at...
Silent Wings Museum

Lubbock, Texas

Visitors can transport themselves into the era of swing music and patriotism and...
Sixth Floor Museum At Dealey Plaza

Dallas, Texas

On November 22, 1963, the Texas School Book Depository building was the focus of world...
Sophienburg Museum

New Braunfels, Texas

The Sophienburg Museum contains artifacts and displays of early life in New Braunfels,...
Star Of The Republic Museum

Washington, Texas

The Star of the Republic Museum is the only museum in the state of Texas created...
Stone Fort Museum

Nacogdoches, Texas

The campus of Stephen F. Austin State University is home to a fort, and not just any fort...
Temple Railroad And Heritage Museum

Temple, Texas

The Railroad and Heritage Museum was founded in 1973 to collect, preserve and exhibit the...
Texas And Pacific Railway Museum

Marshall, Texas

The museum is housed in the recently restored Texas and Pacific Railway Depot (built in...
Texas Civil War Museum

Fort Worth, Texas

While the Civil War Museum is best known for its military collections, it also holds...
Texas Forestry Museum

Lufkin, Texas

The complexity of the natural resource, the legacy of the industry, tand the current and...
Texas Heritage Museum

Hillsboro, Texas

The Texas Heritage Museum invites visitors to journey through time and explore the Civil...
Texas Maritime Museum

Rockport, Texas

The Texas Maritime Museum houses a variety of permanet exhibits that strive to tell a...
Texas Pharmacy Museum

Amarillo, Texas

Opened in 1998, the Texas Pharmacy Museum is the only museum in Texas specializing in the...
Texas Seaport Museum

Galveston, Texas

Explore the decks of this floating National Historic Landmark. Walk Elissa's decks and...
Uss Lexington

Corpus Christi, Texas

During the 1980's the U.S. Navy came to realize that keeping in service its last...
West Bay Common School Museum

League City, Texas

When you visit the 1898 Schoolhouse Museum, the schoolmarm brings history to life with an...
West Of The Pecos Museum

Pecos, Texas

The West of the Pecos Museum contains three floors, over 50 rooms of exhibits, artifacts...
Window On The Plains Museum

Dumas, Texas

The Museum contains a number of replicas of old buildings including a 1900's street scene...
Witte Museum

San Antonio, Texas

Located in Brackenridge Park , on the banks of the San Antonio River , the Witte offers...
Wolf Creek Heritage Museum

Lipscomb, Texas

The Wolf Creek Heritage museum tells the story of its people and the evolution of the...
Women's Museum

Dallas, Texas

A Smithsonian affiliate, The Women's Museum™: An Institute for the Future makes...