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Lloyd Mays is a self-taught artist and poet from Washington County. Born the last of fourteen children, he ...
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This February, the Brenham Heritage Museum (BHM)is celebrating Black History Month by inviting the community to view the “Oh, I Didn’t Know That!” Exhibit. This exhibit features Black inventors, athletes, civil rights activists, and others whose roots are here in Brenham and Washington County. We guarantee visitors will leave, saying, “Oh, I Didn’t Know That!” […]
The first day of school of the Brenham Independent School District (BISD) was September 6, 1875. The exhibition featuring historical photos, documents, books and memorabilia in celebration of the 144th anniversary of the BISD and Washington County schools will be on display until November 16, 2019.
This exhibition is the culmination of a five-year project, to coincide with the 100th Anniversary of the First World War. This exhibition will be on view at The Chappell Hill Historical Society Museum, 9220 Poplar Street, Chappell Hill, TX 77426, through November 11, 2019.
About this exhibition A Brenham Bus Depot Gallery Exhibit The history of the modern coozie is not an interesting one. There were no great treaties signed, no defeated armies. There have been no acts of corporate espionage or any sort of great pilgrimage of truth brought about by the humble coozie. In historical terms, they […]
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The Brenham Heritage Museum is the only actively collecting repository for the material cultural heritage of our region.
This exhibit details the military service of the Confederate soldier of Washington County, Texas.
The 1900’s are history!
Step back in time and view the Victorian and Edwardian Eras of Washington County.
American, German, Pole, Czech… They all shared a common bond.
Texas was a very different place in the early to middle part of the 1800’s.
A special exhibit memorializing the role Washington County played as part of the Spanish Empire.
The museum offers fun and interactive exhibits for children of all ages.
A pictorial history and year-long centennial celebration!
Showcasing artifacts from Phil Coe, Ben Thompson, the American Civil War, and law enforcement.