Education

Field Trips

Take a field trip to our Museum where your students will discover amazing local history. Field trips are customized to supplement your classroom learning and align with TEKS by grade level. The Museum’s education director plans field trips. Docents lead field trips using examples from history for critical thinking, problem-solving, and decision making. Field trips are FREE for Harrison County schools and homeschool students. Each student goes home with a free Museum admission ticket for their family.

To book a field trip or ask questions contact us at 903-935-8417 Ext. 1 or contact our education director at edu@harrisoncountymuseum.org

Summer History Day Camp

Campers in our summer day camp have a fun week learning about history and their community. The curriculum for this one-half day camp is prepared by a classroom teacher. Professional educators serve as teachers for the camp.

Teacher Workshop

Classroom and homeschool teachers have fun at our fast-paced workshop led by our education director. They experience a Museum field trip learning how the Museum can help educators meet the TEKS requirements. Make-and-take activities give teachers new ideas to use for pre- and post-visit activities in the classroom. Teacher workshops are free and held annually.

Adult Learning

HISTORY @ LUNCH. Spend your lunch learning more about the local history of Harrison County.

Check our front page calendar for dates.

DAY CAMP FOR ADULTS. Come see why the kids can’t wait for Summer History Camp.

Check our front page calendar for dates.

Our education programs are made possible through the generosity of a donor who wishes to remain anonymous and our members.

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Getting Involved Is Easy

Whether you donate to the museum, are a Board Member, are a member of the museum, or you volunteer, we couldn't do it without you. Join us today.

Volunteer

Come join the fun and be a part of history every day!  We welcome volunteers and those who wish to use their efforts to further and preserve local history.

Become A Member

Everyone is invited to become a member of the museum. Become a member today!

Financially Support The Museum

Our museum and the preservation of our history depends on generous donations from people like you!

Harrison County Historical Museum

Address

1 Peter Whetstone Square
Marshall, TX 75671

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Museum Hours

Tues – Fri : 10am - 4pm
Sat : 11am - 2pm
Sun – Mon : Closed

Last admission ticket issued at 1 hour before close

Contact Us

903-935-8417 Ext. 1
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