Museum of South Texas History

Housed in the 1910 County Jail, the museum includes a hangman's trap used for a public execution in 1913. Prehistoric plants and animal fossils, native people and European colonization exhibits, and a steamboat replica are but a few of the fascinating displays to see at the Museum of South Texas History.

For almost 40 years the Museum has chronicled the heritage of South Texas and Northeastern Mexico, preserving its rich history.

Open Tues-Sat 10am-5pm, Sunday 1pm-5pm. Admission Adults: $7.00, Senior Citizens (62 and older): $5.00, Active Military (with ID): $5.00, Students (12 and over with ID): $5.00, Children (Ages 4-12): $4.00, Children (Ages 0-3): Free

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