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Museum of Measurement & Time, Jefferson
(4.5/5 based on 45+ reviews on the web)
The Museum of Measurement and Time is a nonprofit corporation with a Board of Directors. Exhibits of Land Surveying, Clocks and various measuring devices are on display. There is no charge to visit the museum. Donations are welcome, proceeds are used to maintain and improve the museum.



Most of the items on exhibit in the museum are from the private collection of Johnny and Edith Ingram. Life long collectors of antiques. The Ingram's are dedicated to sharing their love of antiques and are committed to maintaining the museum.



Visitors to Jefferson are able to walk in history by visiting this early Texas town and the many historic homes. Now that journey is extended with a museum that tells the tale of the land.
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Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • This is a neat place to stop. Johnny & Edith are a world of information and quick to share their knowledge and stories. It's hard to believe how extensive their private collection of clocks, surveying...  more »
  • This little museum is run by Johnny and Edith Ingram from their collections of (mostly) made in the USA clocks, surveying equipment, and salt and pepper shakers. Eclectic, yes, but based on their pers...  more »
  • A must see. Absolutely fascinating to see all the clocks and surveying pieces. They also have an extensive collection of salt and pepper shakers. The couple who run this place are very kind and shared...  more »
Google
  • Awesome place! Johnny is as friendly as they come. A place you MUST visit if you're passing through Jefferson!
  • Unbelievably AWESOME grassroots museum for anyone interested in the history of time and space measurement! A must see for land surveyors!