Announcements

There may be some days the museum may be closed due to renovations. Please call (936-295-2155) before traveling.

The Third Annual Texas Prison Museum Director's Cup Golf Tournament will be held on Friday, May 3, 2019 at Ravens Nest Golf Course in Huntsville Texas. Please call the museum for details.

The 14th Annual Old Timers Reunion is on October 19, 2019 from 10am-2pm in the conference room. All retired prison employees and their spouses are invited to attend. Come join us for free food, fellowship, and door prizes.

Thanks to everyone who participated in the fund raiser.

Special information for school tours.

Become a Patron

The Texas Prison Museum is a non-profit corporation and receives no funds from the Texas State government. Your support of the museum is critical in helping us continue to collect and preserve the history of the Texas prison system. If you believe in our purpose, and care about our goals, please support the museum in whatever way you can:

Items of Historical Significance

Donations of historical items is what makes the museum the interesting place it is today. Your donations will serve to enhance the story of the history of our prison system. Any artifacts or pictures will be greatly appreciated. If you have pictures from the past but want to keep possession of them, we can scan them and hand the original back to you, all in a matter of minutes. Please consider sharing what you have for the rest of those interested in the Texas prison history.

Make a Donation

Donations of money are always welcome. Remember, because the Texas Prison Museum is a non-profit organization all donations are tax deductable. Find out more...

Purchase a Paving Stone

Order a personalized engraved brick paver for as little as $40 and become a permanent part of the site of the Texas Prison Museum. Find out more...

Come Visit!

Visit the Museum and experience the history of the Texas prison system. The museum is open 7 days a week and admission fees are $7 and under! Find out more...