Columbia Historical Museum

Mission Statement

The West Columbia Museum was established to bring better understanding and appreciation of the rich history of West and East Columbia with an emphasis on the families that helped settle and develop this part of Texas. The museum invites visitors to become acquainted with the unique passage of pioneers, statesmen, soldiers, merchants, citizens and families.

Tour Groups

We welcome tour groups and can customize your itinerary to include other historical sites nearby as well as lunch or dinner. For information, call 979-345-6125.

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Upcoming Events

Meet Your Ancestors - November 7

Volunteers

The museum runs completely on volunteers and one paid staff member. We have occasions that require just a few hours of your time! Please contact our President, Bill Womack, at 345-6125 if you are interested with helping...

  • Bake or provide refreshments
  • Help with a tour
  • Work the gift shop & answer the phone
  • Help create brochures
  • Write short articles
  • Help refresh our quilt display
  • Help organize a storage closet
  • Rake or work on flower beds
  • Set up Exhibit of the Month