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Cornerstone Award in Education

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Happy Holidays

The Williamson Museum will be closed Sunday, December 21 through Thursday, January 1, 2015, for the holidays. Please join us when we re-open in 2015 on Friday, January 2!

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Who We Are

The Williamson Museum is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and proceeds benefit the museum's educational programing. The  Museum offers free and exciting hands-on educational programs to the public through innovative exhibits, tours and outreach.  We also host the following annual events: "Chisholm Trail Days" at San Gabriel Park and "Pioneer Day" at Old Settlers Park.
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January 2-3, 9-10, 16-17, 23-24, 30-31 - FREE Courthouse Tours

Meet at the Museum and get set up with some of our wonderful tour guides and take a trip back in time as you tour our historic County Courthouse. Tours start at 1:30, 2:30 & 3:30pm on Friday, 1:30 & 3:30 pm on Saturday. Tours are free, last about 45 minutes and are handicapped accessible. Please call ahead if you have a party of 7 or more, or to schedule a private tour 512-943-1670.

***No Tours on December 26-27*** 
November 7- December 20- Home for the Holidays Exhibit

View the Sun City Visual Arts Club interpretation of "Home for the Holidays." Explore what the theme means to different artists.

 
December 21-January 1- Museum Closed for Holidays
The Museum will be closed for the holidays and New Year December 21 through January 1. We will re-open on January 2, see you in 2015! 
January 10- Hands on History

What is a Thaumatrope?  Learn about hobbies and toys of the past in celebration of National Hobby Month. Children will make their very own artwork to create a Thaumatrope. This is a free, come and go event from 10 am to 2 pm.

 
January 14- The Salon at Wildfire
Dr. Fay Guaracci will speak this month on Breaking Bad or Breaking Good: Drugs of Abuse and Motivation. The talk begins at 6:30 pm in Wildfire's backroom, but arrive early as seating is limited to first-come, first-served! 
January 17- Book Signing
Stop by the Museum between 11 am and 2 pm to meet author D.A. Featherling and get your signed copy of her new book, Who Killed Ben Miller? & Death of a Juror, which deals with mysterious murders in Williamson County during the Depression. 
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Hours and Admission

Hours: PLEASE NOTE OUR NEW HOURS-
            Wednesday- Friday: 12:00pm to 5:00pm
            Saturday- 10:00am to 5:00pm
              *closed every Tuesday, major holidays, and during special events

Address: 716 S. Austin Ave., Georgetown, Tx 78626
Phone: 512-943-1670        
Fax:  512-943-1672

Free tours of the Williamson County Courthouse: Fridays & Saturdays at 1:30, 2:30 & 3:30pm.*
*please call ahead of time to confirm tours. 512-943-1670.

The Williamson Museum is located in the Farmers State Bank Building on the historic downtown Courthouse Square in Georgetown, Texas.


If you are searching for general information about county history, The Williamson County Historical Commission Website has many articles.

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