Planning to visit The Williamson Museum? Explore our upcoming exhibits.
We invite you to experience the heritage of our community. The Williamson Museum offers a variety of ways for you to engage and interact with the past. Whether you are a student doing research, a new resident of the fastest growing county in the country, someone who loves to preserve and care for local history or a couple looking to get married in a beautiful setting, we have something for each of you. Become a member today and discover the stories of Williamson County.
The Williamson Museum provides fun for learners of all ages. From the intriguing topics of The Salon at Wildfire to the engaging activities of Hands on History, there is something for everyone. We welcome you to learn more about out past and present.Educational Programs
Our memberships offer fun benefits while supporting the mission of the museum. They make great gifts for the person who has everything and the funds raised help us to discover and share the stories of Williamson County. Join today!Ways to donate
Looking for a scenic spot to visit around the county? Want to know more about how the county came to be? Need to rent the historic 1911 courthouse for your own event of the century? Visit The Williamson Museum to discover all of this and more.Rental Options
Events & Exhibits
25 Jun, 16Upcoming
While in school, art was Sung Cha Brooks best subject. Unfortunately, her passion for art would have to wait for over 40 years. In 2001, after raising a family, her daughter bought her an art set which reawakened her love for painting. In 2006, she joined the Brenahm Art Gallery where she began to exhibit. She now lives in Georgetown.25 Jun, 16Upcoming
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 Fridays and Saturdays. 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 512-943-1670.26 Jun, 16Upcoming
For four years, a civil war desolated this country’s land and people. Explore the unique and courageous stories from Williamson County, a place with Union sympathies in the midst of the Confederacy. Be sure to visit the online exhibit for Courage & Contradiction: Civil War Stories of Williamson County, too.26 Jun, 16Upcoming
From one room to population booms, schools in Williamson County have been a part of life for the last 150 years. Enter our one room schoolhouse to explore school life from the 1880s, through integration, to the fast growing school systems of present day.29 Jun, 16Upcoming
Do you love the Williamson County Courthouse? Become a Courthouse Tour Guide! Courthouse guides give tours on Fridays and Saturdays and are occasionally needed for special events. Tours generally last around 45 minutes and cover early county courthouses, the historic Dan Moody trial and courtroom, and features of the 1911 courthouse. If you are interested in becoming a guide, come to a training! There are several training options on Wednesday 15, 22, or 29, from 1pm-3pm, or Thursday June 16, 23, or 30, from 10am-12pm. Please email Danelle Houck at firstname.lastname@example.org if you plan on attending.
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What our visitors saying about their experience
“Great, don’t miss it while in town! Knowledgeable volunteers.”Renee
“This is the best little museum ever!! Full of art and knowledge! So, so happy we have this in our precious town!”Kimberly
“Having this museum on the square in Georgetown is wonderful for visitors and residents alike. The fact that this square and the architecture is so historical makes Georgetown worthwhile to visit. A great museum for both children and adults alike.”Violet
“Nice, small museum, perfect for kids 3 and up. Lots of fun hands on stations, with lots of displays and info for adults as well. Good way to spend an hour. It’s right on the square so you can make your way around for shopping.”Jennifer