The Commission

Walker County Historical
1301 Sam Houston Ave.
Rm. 218
Huntsville, TX 77340
(Courthouse Annex)


(936) 435-2497

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3rd Monday of each month
5:30 P.M.
(except June & August)
Walker County Museum


Gibbs-Powell Home
1228 11 St. at Avenue M
Huntsville, TX


Saturday 12-4PM
Commission meetings,
and by appointment


‭(936) 435-2497‬
(936) 291-9726


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(936) 291-5931
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Handy Information

Archives and Research

The Historical Commission maintains extensive archives of important documents, photographs and other information on the history of Walker County at its office at the Walker County Annex, 301 Sam Houston Ave, Room 22, Huntsville, Texas.

If you are interested in doing research in our archives, please send us a message or call the office at (936) 435-2497 afternoons. The Commission can do limited local historical file research. Please contact us for details.

Significant Research by the Commission

The Commission has done research and made contributions to:

The Commission can perform limited local historic file search by request. Please contact the Commission for details.