City of Elgin
310 North Main St.
P.O. Box 591
Elgin, Texas 78621
Office: (512) 281-5724
Fax: (512) 285-3016




The Elgin Depot Museum
Depot Square @ Main & Depot Streets
Call 512-285-2000 or email

Open five days a week from 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Closed Sundays, Mondays and some holidays.

The 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

Current Exhibit & News at the Museum

Photography Exhibit
Produced by the Elgin Historical Association.

Group tours are available by appointment.
Operated by the Elgin Historical Association

The Elgin Historian Newsletter

Elgin Historical Association
Resources, Bo
oks, 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
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 $24 

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 


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Texas Main Street since 1990