​​​Clay County 1890 Jail Museum 

 

Museum Recipes Past & Present


$12.00

Pick up your copy at the museum during regular hours. For additional information call

940-538-5655.

Dixie Alcorn
Jill Avis
Ed Bitz
Shirley Bitz
Macon Boddy
Travis Childs
Clota Coats
J.D. Evans
Mildred Gannon
Judy Garner
​Lucille Glasgow
Mary Ann Graf
Carma Healer
Barbara Kafer
T.J. Kelton
Liz Kesler
Judy Knowlton
Sug McKee
Gary Parrish
​Mary Parrish
Janet Pilsner
George Slagle
Paula Swenson
Dan Webb
Karen Williams


STEW LUNCH

December 7, 2018

First Christian Church

11:00-1:30

Stew, Cornbread, Salad, Drink, Dessert

Adults $8.00     Kids $2.00



MEMBERSHIP SEASON IS HERE!

Our members are the lifeblood
of our museum--we need you!


Annual Individual Memberships: $10

Annual Couple Memberships: $20


Lifetime Individual Memberships: $200

​Lifetime Couple Memberships: $300


Come by for an application or

click here.

Come and see the best Clay County has to offer. A real "TEXAS TREASURE"

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The "Gallows", one of the few jails built with internal gallows


The residence where the Sheriff or live-in jailer and his family lived


Specialized displays like the "Greatest Generation" collection

 

The "Barn", with old farm implements, many of them horse-drawn

 

 

Clay County Historical Society, Inc.

P.O. Box 483

116 North Graham

Henrietta, Texas, 76365


e-mail: 1890jailmuseum@gmail.com

 

 NEWS 

Come In!​

Our hours are:

Thursday & Friday   10 am to 2 pm

Saturday   1 pm to 4 pm


Special private tours can be arranged any time by calling 940-538-5655


Groups are welcome.


Admission is FREE

donations appreciated

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