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Ellis County Museum, Waxahachie

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The Ellis County Museum, Inc. is a private, non-profit organization dedicated to preserving the history of Ellis County. It was organized in 1968 by local citizens to serve as a repository for materials contributing to the historical interpretation of the county. The museum is housed in an 1889 structure located in downtown Waxahachie across the street from the Ellis County Courthouse. Museum hours are: Monday - Saturday, 10:00am - 5:00pm and Sunday, 1:00pm - 5:00pm.
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  • Housed in a large building the museum itself is not all that large but the quality of displays is good and gives a snapshot of the town over 100 plus years.  more »
  • This museum gives a good deal of information about how Waxahachie got its start; with lots of pictures of the past up to present day. They have interesting items that date back to the 1800's that were...  more »
  • Stopped in for a very friendly and informative visit to the museum in the old Masonic building. Lots of artifacts and interesting articles, all they ask is for a voluntary donation. Don't hesitate to ...  more »
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  • Free museum (though I do try to donate each time I visit). It's great to get to know more about the area. I'm not from here so it was an interesting place for me
  • Nice little window into the past. Friendly people. They carry my coffee table book Texas As I See It.
  • There is a lot of interesting artifacts and stuff i didn't know existed worth it check it out
  • Great historic museum. Interesting and friendly, located in a historic building on the historic town square
  • Lots of interesting artifacts! Also nice cool air conditioning.
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