Open five days a week from 2:00 p.m. – 5:00
Closed Sundays, Mondays and some holidays.
museum has rotation exhibits and permanent exhibits on the development
of Elgin and an Area Veterans Display in the old ticket office starting with area Veterans from the Texas Revolution
Exhibit at the Museum
Rail Road Ephemera
From the estate of Charlie Goertz
Group tours are available by appointment.
Operated by the Elgin Historical Association
Elgin Historical Association
Resources, Books, Souvenirs
Cd's of past Elgin Courier Newspapers starting with 1908 $10.00 each
Old Elgin calendars with old photos are $1.00
The museum has an extensive photography collection and archives area.
Visitors are welcome to browse photos, copies may be obtained.
A History of Elgin Texas: 1872-1972 $20.00
Hogeye to Elgin booklet by Nell Davis $5.00
Elgin Etc. Stories of Elgin, Texas $20.00
Cross Roads Elgin, Transportation History of Elgin, Texas $20
by: Charlene Hanson Jordan published 2004
Images of America $20
by: Sydna Davis Arbuckle & Judy Davis
Elgin Union Depot Centennial 1903-2003 coffee mugs $6.00
Local Postcards 50 cents each or three for $1.00
Engineer hats for adults are $10.00 and children's hats are $7.00
Engineer Hats with Depot Patch add $2.00
Depot logo patch $2.00 each
Elgin Afghans $35 each
All proceeds from these items goes for the upkeep of the museum
Checks payable to: Elgin Historical Association
Items to be shipped will be charged shipping and handling