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.For travelers who use our international travel planner, Waxahachie holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Ellis County Museum and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
Ellis County Museum reviews
The contents of this historical museum will satisfy not only history buffs but for anyone interested in history. There are many displays from the Civil War through World War 2, not just military... more »
I was browsing downtown in Waxahachie Texas and decided to drop in to the museum. I was very impressed with the artwork, artifacts and historical information that is housed in this shop. You will... more »
This museum was a treasure trove of information about Waxahachie and Ellis County. I learned a lot about the county, and its history during The Great War and WWII. The women manning the desk were very helpful and knowledgeable. Excellent place to go to learn of the history of the place
I love this place theres alot history here.
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