Museum of Measurement and Time, Jefferson

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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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  • We visited the museum not knowing what to expect. Walking in the door it was clear how jam-packed the place was with all sorts of antique clocks, cameras, phonographs and surveying equipment along...  more »
  • Owner is knowledgeable and very friendly to show us around, also demonstrated the record player! Spend sometime if you are in town to learn more about these wonderful collections. It’s free!  more »
  • My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed our visit to this museum, especially visiting with the precious owners. Hi-light of our trip to Jefferson. Plan to return soon with our history loving daughter. A step back in “time”.
  • Mr. Ingram was very pleasant, well versed and knew what he was talking about. Wonderful items in his and Mrs. Ingram's museum.

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