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Brenham Heritage Museum

105 S Market St, Brenham, TX 77833-3756
+1 979-830-8445
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Charming

There was a lot of time & money put into making this museum a nice place to visit. I have been to... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2017
pnkgirl27
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San Antonio, Texas
Nice Local Museum

This is a nice local museum. Nice if you have lots of time and want to go to "one more site" while... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2016
Lisa B
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The Brenham Heritage Museum is a museum presenting the rich history and culture of Brenham and Washington County. Our exhibits range from local tradition to art to the Civil War. The Museum has collections of cameras, wedgewood, militaria, and much more! Free tours available. Children and students are always free. Groups welcome.
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11 Jun 2017
“Charming”
14 Aug 2016
“Nice Local Museum”
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105 S Market St, Brenham, TX 77833-3756
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+1 979-830-8445
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Reviewed 11 June 2017

There was a lot of time & money put into making this museum a nice place to visit. I have been to many many small town museums and this one actually is the first I have seen where vintage fire engines are made glass displays...More

Thank pnkgirl27
Reviewed 15 August 2016

This is a nice local museum. Nice if you have lots of time and want to go to "one more site" while in Brenham. Not a lot to it, but we enjoyed it.

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 3 April 2016

You will not find an extensive collection of items to rival heritage museums in larger cities. Then again, that isn't why you are visiting a small town. Take the time to talk to the curators and the people in the museum. Their stories about the...More

Thank WildmanWong
Reviewed 6 February 2016

The museum is what you might expect in a small town like Brenham. Housed in a former post office, it houses local history and artifacts.

Thank jbfeagle
Reviewed 25 July 2015

If you have some spare time while visiting Washington County, Texas, drop in at the Brenham Heritage Museum, located in the old Post Office building. While I still consider this museum a work in progress, it does provide the visitor with information about early life...More

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Reviewed 25 May 2015

The Museum curator was extremely helpful and well informed about the founding families of Brenham. The exhibits were displayed well and we found them not only interesting but well laid out to understand the timeline of life in Brenham

Thank Amanda H
Reviewed 30 April 2015

Nothing out of the ordinary. Mostly just told the local history of a small town. We had just missed a re-enactment of a gun battle.

Thank pamme42
Reviewed 10 March 2015

The museum gives visitors a lot to learn about Brenham and Texas history thereof, stuff I hadn't known about before (and I'm a native Texan!). The Giddings brothers (Brenham's founders)were quite remarkable and the museum gives you great information on them.

Thank amy g
Reviewed 28 October 2014

This small, museum is housed in the old Brenham Post Office building. The one staff person on duty gave us an interesting explanation of the system used at the time, with the Post Master “spying” on workers from an overhead, enclosed walkway. She was also...More

Thank KKFW
Reviewed 20 September 2014

I was in town with a friend of mine when I found myself with some spare time on my hands so I decided to stop in. I'm a fan of museums and I like to watch shows about museums across the county. I was very...More

Thank Janae S
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