Heritage, Volume 8, Number 4, Fall 1990 Page: 37
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PRESIDIO LA BAHIA MUSEUM
2 miles south of Goliad on U.S. 183/77A; (512) 6453752;
Open daily 9-5; church, prehistory, military
history. Adults $2, children 50.
HUNT COUNTY MUSEUM
2418 Lee St., Greenville; (214) 454-3716; Open
Tuesday-Friday 10-5, Saturday 10-2; Local history,
prehistory, working cotton gin models; Adults $2,
Seniors and Children $ 1.
CONFEDERATE RESEARCH CENTER AND
AUDIE MURPHY GUN MUSEUM
Hill Junior College, Hillsboro; (817) 582-2555;
Open Monday-Friday 8-4:30; Art, Confederate and
HARRIS COUNTY HERITAGE SOCIETY
Sam Houston Park, 1100 Bagby, Houston; (713) 2238367;
Open Tuesday-Friday 10-4, Saturday 11-3,
Sunday 2-5; Kellum-Noble House, Nichols-RiceCherry
House, Pillot House, San Felipe Cottage, The
Old Place, St. John Church, Bandstand; Nominal
SAM HOUSTON MEMORIAL MUSEUM
1836 Sam Houston Ave., Huntsville; (409) 2941832;
Open Tuesday-Sunday 9-5; Local and Pioneer
History, Historic Site/Building.
223 West Austin Street, Jefferson; (214) 665-2775;
Open Daily 9:30-5; Historical Memorabilia, Objects,
Documents, History of Jefferson and State; Adults $ 1,
HILL COUNTRY MUSEUM
226 Earl Garrett, Kerrville; (512) 896-8633; Open
Monday-Saturday 10-12, 2-4:30; Local, Pioneer
History, Historic Building.
FAYETTE HERITAGE MUSEUM
855 South Jefferson, La Grange; (409) 968-3765 or
6418; Open Tuesday-Friday 10-5, Saturday 10-1,
Sunday 1-5; Local Art and Geological Collections.
SAN JACINTO MUSEUM
3800 Park Road, LaPorte; (713) 479-2421; Open
Daily 10-6; History from the Indian civilizations to
end of the nineteenth century.
GREGG COUNTY MUSEUM
Fredonia & Bank Sts., Longview; (214) 753-5840;
Open Tues-Sat 10-4; Sun 1-4; General,
Local, Pioneer History, Historic Building, Site.
RANCHING HERITAGE CENTER
Fourth & Indiana St., Lubbock; (806) 742-2498;
Open Monday-Wednesday, Friday-Saturday 9-8:30,
Sunday 1-4:30; History of Ranching, Historic
Building and Site.
TEXAS FORESTRY MUSEUM
1905 Atkinson Dr., Lufkin; (409) 6328733; Daily 14:30;
Local and Pioneer History, Natural History,
MILLION BARREL MUSEUM
E. Hwy 80 & Museum Dr., Monahans (915) 9439022;
Open Tuesday-Saturday 10-6, Sun. 2-6;
History, historic site/building, eclipse windmill.
SOPHIENBURG MEMORIAL MUSEUM
401 West Coll Street, New Braunfels; (512) 6291572;
Open Monday-Saturday 10-5, Sunday 1-5;
Local, Pioneer History, Historic Site; Adults $1,
HERITAGE HOUSE MUSEUM
905 West Division Street, Orange; (409) 886-5385;
Open Tuesday-Friday 10-2, Sunday 1-5; Local and
Pioneer History, Historic Building and Site; Adults
$1, Students 50.
CARSON COUNTY SQUARE HOUSE 5th &
Elsie Sts., Panhandle; (806) 537-3524; Open
Monday-Saturday, 9-5:30 Sunday 1-5:30; Historic
Building, Local and Pioneer History, Art, Natural
History, Prehistory, Archaeology.
1953 Lakeshore Dr., Port Arthur (409) 983-5977;
Open daily 9-5, weekends by appt; Ancient
Pompeiian Style Historic House; Donations
PORT ARTHUR MUSEUM
317 Stilwell Blvd, Gates Library, Lamar University,
Port Arthur; (409) 983-4921 Open daily 10-2,
weekends by appt.; Natural History, Special
A.J.M. VUYLSTEKE HOME
1831 Lakeshore Dr., Lamar Univ, Port Arthur; (409)
983-4921; Open by appt; Queen Anne "Georgian
Revival" Style Historic Home.
2545 Lakeshore Dr., Port Arthur; (409) 982-3068;
Open Monday, Wednesday, Friday 10-1 or by
reservation daily except Sunday; Southern Greek
Revival home (1915); original Victorian furniture,
antique accessories; $2.
108 Green St., Quanah; (817) 663-5272; Open
Sunday-Friday; History of Quanah & Hardeman
County; Science, Historic Building and Site.
FORT BEND MUSEUM
500 Houston, Richmond; (713) 342-6478; Open
Tuesday-Saturday 9-4, Sunday 10-4; Local, Pioneer
History; Historic Building and Site.
GEORGE RANCH HISTORIC PARK
FM 762, Richmond; (713) 545-9212; SaturdaySunday
March-October, Group Tours Wed-Friday;
Living history re-enactment, Home Tours; Adults $5,
Ages 5-12 $2.
Live Oak and First Streets, Round Top; (409) 2493308;
Houses Furnished with Authentic Early Texas
Furniture. Open 12-5 Daily.
WINEDALE HISTORICAL CENTER
4 Miles East on FM 1457, Round Top; (409) 2783530;
Open Tuesday-Friday by Appt, Saturday 10-5,
Sunday 12-5; Historic Building, Site; Adults $2,
INSTITUTE OF TEXAN CULTURES
801 S. Bowie Street, San Antonio; (512) 226-7651;
Open Tue-Sun 9-5; State, Local, Pioneer History,
Natural History, Science, Art, Ethnic Culture and
Folk History of Texas.
509 King William Street, San Antonio; (512) 2255924;
Open Wednesday-Sunday 10-5, MondayTuesday
1-5; Mansion, Authentic 19th Century
Pieces; Adults $1 and Children 50.
Alamo Plaza, San Antonio; (512) 225-3853; Open
Monday-Saturday 9-5:30, Sunday 10-5:30; Local and
Pioneer History, Art, Archaeology, Historic Building
3801 Broadway, San Antonio; (512) 226-5544; Open
every day except Thanksgiving and Christmas, MonSat
10-5; Sun 12-5; Tues 12-9. Local and Pioneer
History, Natural History, Archaeology and
Prehistory; Adults $3.50, Seniors $2, Children 4-11
$1.50. Under 4 free. Tues 3-9 free admission. Half
price admission for scheduled tours of 10 or more.
RED RIVER HISTORICAL MUSEUM OF
301 S. Walnut, Sherman; (214) 893-7623; Open
Tuesday-Friday 10-12, 1-5, Saturday-Sunday 2-5;
Local, Pioneer History, Historic Building.
RAILROAD & PIONEER MUSEUM
710 Jack Baskin St., Temple; (817) 778-6873; Open
Tues.-Sat. 1-4; Local, Pioneer History, Historic
Building; Adults 50, Children 35.
MUSEUM & ARCHIVES
S.H. 16, Tilden (512) 274-3305; OpenSun. 2-5 and
by appointment; Maps, books, pictures, family
histories, Indian and pioneer artifacts.
BOB WILLS MUSEUM
Sixth and Lyles St., Turkey; (806) 423-1231; Open
Monday-Wednesday 8-5, other times by
appointment; Fiddles, Boots, Hats, Records, Photos,
Books and other original memorabilia related to Bob
Wills and the Texas Playboys.
CARNEGIE HISTORY CENTER
125 S. College, Tyler (214) 593-7989; Open WedSun
1-5; Local & pioneer history, historic site/
McNAMARA HOUSE MUSEUM
502 N. Liberty, Victoria (512) 575-8227; Open
Tuesday-Sunday 1-5; Historic building, 19th century
South Texas family life and culture.
MASONIC GRAND LODGE
LIBRARY & MUSEUM OF TEXAS
715 Columbus Ave., Waco; (817) 753-7395; Open
Monday-Friday 9-4; Records, Artifacts, History of the
Masons in Texas.
WALLISVILLE HERITAGE PARK
1-10 Exit 807, Wallisville; (409) 389-2252; Open
Monday-Saturday 8-5; Local and Pioneer History,
Archaeology, Historic Building, Site.
STAR OF THE REPUBLIC MUSEUM
Washington-on-the-Brazos State Park, Washington;
(409) 878-2461; Open Daily 10-5 March-Aug,
Wednesday-Sunday 10-5 Sept-Feb; Local and
WHARTON COUNTY MUSEUM
231 Fulton, Wharton; (409) 532-2600; Open MonFri
9-12, Sunday 1-5; County and Pioneer History.
HERITAGE VILLAGE MUSEUM
U.S. 190 West, one mile West of Woodville; (409)
283-2272; Open Daily 9-5 Winter, 9-5:30 Summer;
pioneer buildings and artifacts, depicting early Tyler
County history; owned and operated by the Tyler
County Heritage Society. Adults $1.50, Children
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