Brazoria County Historical Museum

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Discover where Texas began!

Good Cheer Hotel from brochure promoting Velasco, TX.The Brazoria County Historical Museum exists to discover, preserve and make known the history of Brazoria County. Located in Brazoria County's historic 1897 courthouse, the Museum collects, preserves and exhibits artifacts that relate to the history of and which reflect the County's cultural and demographic diversity.



Day of the Dead  - Oct 19 to November 30

            This exhibition focuses on the history and symbolism behind this annual occasion of remembering those who have passed away.

Upcoming Programs

Nov. 21          Meet the Author   6:30 PM

Bronson Dorsey- Lost Texas: Photographs of Forgotten Buildings

Dec. 1-16        Letters to Santa

Children may drop off their letters to Santa at the Museum and receive a response!

Dec. 19      Holiday Cookie Class 6-8pm 

For Goodness Cakes will be teaching kids of all ages how to decorate 4 nutcracker theme cookies while enjoying a hot cocoa bar.  All materials provided. For ages 6 and up.

                 $20 Museum Members

                 $30 Non-Members

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