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Interesting history

Visits/tours on Saturday 11-3:00. Guided tours or can self guide. Donations appreciated. Private... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Museum day

Bellville is a city in the U.S. state of Texas and the seat of Austin County. The city's population... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Juanjose H
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2 days ago
“Interesting history ”
3 weeks ago
“Museum day ”
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36 S Bell St, Bellville, TX 77418-2210
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visits/tours on Saturday 11-3:00. Guided tours or can self guide. Donations appreciated. Private small group tours by appointment. A must se in Bellville.

Thank dfj10704
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Bellville is a city in the U.S. state of Texas and the seat of Austin County. The city's population was 4,097 at the 2010 census. Bellville was named for Thomas B. Bell, one of Stephen F. Austin's earliest colonists, after he and his brother donated...More

Thank Juanjose H
Reviewed October 21, 2017

I did not go to Bellville jail museum on purpose, Bellville was just on my way, When I saw the museum I touhgt it might be interesting so I entered. The guidance was really great, I received all information from a man who was raised...More

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Reviewed September 24, 2017 via mobile

Lois was a great tour guide. A very interesting piece of local history. The gun display is nice to see.

Thank Amy C
Reviewed August 20, 2017

We had the pleasure of having Don and Mickey as our tour guides and it was truly an experience. The tour was short but there was so much history in the building. We got to see what jails were like in the late 1800's. The...More

Thank Stargirl L
Reviewed February 16, 2017

A sign out front states the jail is open on Saturdays 11AM-3PM or by appointment for tours. It was closed when we arrived, but I called the phone number displayed in the window. Bruce answered immediately and offered to come right over to give us...More

Thank erjunebug
Reviewed October 13, 2016

very good exhibits, clean museum rarely open (once per week) all of the exhibits are well maintained and some are changed regularly

Thank bill M
Reviewed August 23, 2016

I've been for the tour and for special events - really interesting - they still have the old cells and even the gallows - lots of photos and displays describing history of the area

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