Museum Events

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The museum provides monthly educational programs, member events, and more! Learn something new about Williamson County while attending one of our museum events. 

Upcoming Museum Events

  • Exhibit: “If You’re Going to Make It, Make It Good:” Innovators and Entrepreneurs

    From cotton to dairy and oil to computers, countless innovative businesses have called Williamson County home. Discover the stories of the county's rich and varied commercial past. This exhibit focuses on the innovative minds in the county who have created award winning or unique materials that represent our entrepreneurial skills throughout the county and world. For example, the Gold Medal Award winning Round Rock Broom Company and Round Rock White Lime Company, local inventors such as Henry Purl Compton, and the future of business in the county in the form of Dell, RDC, and Airborn, Inc.

  • Exhibit: Williamson County Inspired by Sun City Professional Artists

    Enjoy a special Williamson County Inspired exhibit by the Sun City Professional Artists. Members of the Sun City VAC(Visual Arts Club) Professional Artists Interest Group must meet criteria that demonstrate that the artist is trained and serious about their art.  These are artists who have worked in the art profession, won awards, exhibited in galleries, taught classes, sold their work and have an art education or training in the art field.

  • Exhibit: Poppies & Progress: 1917-1923

    The war to end all wars sent shock-waves through the country causing lasting societal upheavals, many of which are reflected in Williamson County. Experience the stories of local war heroes, suffragettes, and crusaders for justice in this exhibit that explores WWI and its immediate aftermath in the early 1920s.

  • 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 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.

  • 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 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. ***No Courthouse tours Saturday, August 26th due to an event***

  • Exhibit: Perspectives on Healing by Ann Tarleton

    Perspectives on Healing, a photography exhibit by Dr. Ann Tarleton, explores forgotten and overlooked practices. Tarleton will also speak on the subject at this month’s Salon at Wildfire on Wednesday, September 13, at 6:30 pm.

  • 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 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.

  • First Friday

    Stop by for light bites at this month's First Friday! The museum will be open from 6pm to 8pm and unveil our new artifact of the month and latest art exhibit.

  • Textile Demonstration Days

    Weave your own adventure! Every Saturday in September the Williamson Museum on the Chisholm Trail will have hands-on demonstrations and activities. The grounds will be yarn-bombed for the occasion, and visitors are welcome to add their own pieces to the display. Discover the stories!

  • 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 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. ***No Courthouse tours Saturday, August 26th due to an event***

The Williamson Museum 2016