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The scholarship will be awarded annually to a Williamson County high school senior planning to major in history.


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Watercolors Exhibit

Enjoy a wonderful exhibit of watercolors that inspire created by local artist Rene Wojcik. 

Who We Are

The Williamson Museum is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and proceeds benefit the museum's educational programing. The  Museum offers free and exciting hands-on educational programs to the public through innovative exhibits, tours and outreach.  We also host the following annual events: "Chisholm Trail Days" at San Gabriel Park and "Pioneer Day" at Old Settlers Park.
February 19-20, 26-27, March 4-5, 11-12, 18-19, 25-26- FREE Courthouse Tours

Meet at the Museum and get set up with some of our wonderful tour guides and take a trip back in time as you tour our historic County Courthouse. Tours start at 1:30, 2:30 & 3:30pm on Friday and Saturday. Tours are free, last about 45 minutes and are handicapped accessible. Please call ahead if you have a party of 7 or more, or to schedule a private tour 512-943-1670.

February 3- March 12- Rene Wojcik
Enjoy wonderful exhibit of watercolors that inspire created by local artist Rene Wojcik. 
March 2- Three-Legged Willie: The Man, the Myth, the Statue
Learn about Robert McAlpin Williamson and his statue in a partnership event with the Georgetown Heritage Society. The talk begins at 6:00 pm at the Museum. 
March 4- First Friday
Join us for the opening of "Uphill Both Ways: Schools of Williamson County" during this month's event from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm!  
March 5- Three-Legged Willie Fun Run
Run through downtown Georgetown while costumed docents share stories of the past along the way. Begins at 7:30 am at 7th and Main. More information on registration to come!  
March 8-9- Amplify Austin
Live here and give here! Help The Williamson Museum reach our $5,000 fundraising goal during Amplify Austin, a one-day, 24-hour, online fundraising event! The event is from 6:00 pm, March 8 to 6:00 pm, March 9, but you can donate anytime before then, too!  Follow this link to donate now! 
March 9- Salon at Wildfire
Come out for this unique Salon at Wildfire, a panel on the Syrian Refugee Crisis. Dr. Phil Hopkins of Southwestern will speak on "The Spectacle of the Suffering Other: How the Media Frames the 'Crisis' in Syria," and Dr. Banafsheh Madaninejad will speak on "Is Taking in Syrian Refugees a Moral Obligation for the West?" The talk begins at 6:30 pm, but seating is first come, first served. 

Hours and Admission

            Wednesday- Friday: 12:00pm to 5:00pm
            Saturday- 10:00am to 5:00pm
              *closed every Tuesday, major holidays, and during special events

Address: 716 S. Austin Ave., Georgetown, Tx 78626
Phone: 512-943-1670        
Fax:  512-943-1672

Free tours of the Williamson County Courthouse: Fridays & Saturdays at 1:30, 2:30 & 3:30pm.*
*please call ahead of time to confirm tours. 512-943-1670.

The Williamson Museum is located in the Farmers State Bank Building on the historic downtown Courthouse Square in Georgetown, Texas.

If you are searching for general information about county history, The Williamson County Historical Commission Website has many articles.

The Williamson Museum 716 S. Austin Ave. Georgetown, TX 78626 General Information: (512)943-1670
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