Unfortunately, the 2020 Texas Prison Museum Directors Cup Golf Tournament and the Old Timers Reunion have been cancelled. Hopefully, we can host these events in 2021. Once decided, the details will be announced.
Inmate Information Prior to 1960
If you need information about a specific inmate incarcerated before 1960, please use the Convict Information Request Form (pdf, 38K) For a $10 fee the Curator of Collections will research convict entry ledgers, convict conduct ledgers and museum files. Download and complete the form, and mail with the fee. (If you are a member of Ancestry.com, this information may be obtained from that site as part of your membership.)
Inmate Information After 1960
If you are seeking information about an inmate incarcerated after 1960, please contact the Texas Department of Criminal Justice inmate records office at (936) 437-6583.
The Texas Prison Museum archives is available for use by approved historical
researchers working on dissertations, books. magazine articles, documentaries, etc. Please
use the Archival
Research Information (pdf,
42K) form for more information.