Phone: (956) 548-1313

Address:

641 E Madison St, Brownsville, Texas, 78520

The Historic Brownsville Museum is located in the old Southern Pacific Depot building constructed 1928. A magnificent example of Spanish colonial revival architecture, the building is a Texas Historical Marker and listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

The Historic Brownsville Museum opened in 1986 and houses a variety of exhibits that interpret events from Brownsville’s past. Exhibits include data from the earliest military fort in our area to the arrival of French teaching nuns to displays of agricultural and ranching tools & much more.

 

Religious Iconography Exhibit @ Historic Brownsville Museum
Jul 14 @ 10:00 AM – Sep 30 @ 4:00 PM
Religious Iconography Exhibit @ Historic Brownsville Museum | Brownsville | Texas | United States
10:00 AM
This Religious Iconography Exhibit is centered on the artistic expression of religious themes. This collection, in major part, is the private property of BHA employee, Eugene Fernandez. Items within this collection were gathered over a... Read more »
Historical Happy Hour: College Edition @ Historic Brownsville Museum
Sep 22 @ 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Historical Happy Hour: College Edition @ Historic Brownsville Museum | Brownsville | Texas | United States
5:00 PM
Let’s see your true colors. We are encouraging all our guests to wear their favorite college or university’s colors or shirt! To support your spirits, we will be featuring an assortment of craft beers provided... Read more »

Venue Specifications

If you are seeking a special venue with a historic ambiance, the Mary Yturria Education Center is the perfect setting. The Education center is adjacent to the museum. A quaint courtyard divides the two buildings. Able to accommodate up to 200 guests, the facility is available for rent to host meetings, private receptions or social events.

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