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Brenham Heritage Museum

105 S Market St, Brenham, TX 77833-3756
+1 979-830-8445
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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 14 August 2016
Lisa B
Great Way to Learn About a Small Town

You will not find an extensive collection of items to rival heritage museums in larger cities... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2016
WildmanWong
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Spring, TX
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14 Aug 2016
“Nice Local Museum”
2 Apr 2016
“Great Way to Learn About a Small Town”
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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 14 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 2 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 24 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

1  Thank CJTravelerTexas
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 9 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 19 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
Reviewed 9 July 2014 via mobile

A very nice museum with many local and quircky artifacts. Staff is helpful and informative. You find that Brenham was on the cutting edge on many events and circumstances--Juneteenth, public water systems, cotton, etc.

1  Thank albebuc
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