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Texas Independence Trail Region

Participant in the Texas Historical Commission's
Texas Heritage Trails Program

Angleton: Brazoria County Historical Museum


Located in Brazoria County's historic 1897 courthouse the museum has an extensive Austin Colony exhibit. It give patrons a definitive interpretation of the events leading from the earliest inhabitants to the Anglo-American immigration into Spanish Texas, and through the Texas Revolution and Independence from Mexico. The Brazoria County Historical Museum includes exhibits about Brazoria’s role during the Revolutionary period. Learn about the enslaved people who worked the cotton and sugarcane fields, and made plantation owners some of the wealthiest people in Texas.

Nearby in the Stephen F. Austin-Munson Historical County Park, don’t miss the statue of Stephen F. Austin, the most famous resident of Brazoria County and the “Father of Texas.” 


Location

  • 100 East Cedar Street
  • Angleton, Texas
  • 77515

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Hours & Fees

  • Monday - Friday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. and Saturday 9 a.m. - 3 p.m..

  • Free


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