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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.
September 5-6, 12, 19-20, 26-27 - 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 Saturday 13*** 
August 27- September 27- Bailes de Mi Tierra Photo Exhibit
Explore the Ballet Folklorico competition "Bailes de Mi Tierra" which was held in Round Rock this past year through photos from local photographers Holly Moore and Wes Odell.  
September 7, 14, 21, 28- Sunday Funday
We will be open the month of September for Sunday Fundays from 1 pm to 4 pm! 
September 5 - First Friday
Stop by the Museum between 6 pm and 8 pm for First Friday. We'll have light bites and a live fiber arts demonstration! 
September 7 - Grandparents Day
Come in the  Museum on Sunday Funday Grandparent's Day for a free, come and go activity. We will be open 1 pm to 4 pm. 
September 10- Salon at Wildfire
Join us for the Salon at Wildfire. This month, Madeline Hsu will speak at 6:30 pm on "The Good Immigrants: How the Yellow Peril Became a Model Minority." Arrive early as seating is limited.  
September 11-16 - Yarn Art Installation

Help us yarn bomb the Courthouse! We will be installing the yarn art the morning of September 11th at 9:00 am, it will remain up through Tuesday, September 16th.

September 13- Hands on History
Weave your own creation at Hands on History this month. This is a free, come and go, event for children from 10 am to 2 pm. 
September 21 - Austin Museum Day

It's Austin Museum Day! Stop by the Museum between 1 pm to 4 pm for a weaving activity and live demonstrations.


Hours and Admission

            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.

The Williamson Museum 716 S. Austin Ave. Georgetown, TX 78626 General Information: (512)943-1670
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