Hours

Sunday: 12:00pm – 4:30pm

Monday: Closed

Tuesday - Saturday: 9:00am – 4:30pm

Admissions

Includes same-day admission to the Memorial Museum, Walker Education Center and all historic houses and outdoor sites. There is no extra charge for entrance to special exhibitions.

Adults: $5.00

Seniors (65 and older): $4.00

SHSU Faculty/Staff: $4.00

Children (6-18): $3.00

Children (5 and under): Free

SHSU Students with ID: Free

Veterans: Free

**Guided group tours are available by reservation only. Visit the Education page to learn more about booking a guided tour.**

Photo Contest and Exhibit

Photo Contest and Exhibit

The museum hosts an annual photography contest each year.  The photos then entered in the contest become part of the Photo Contest Exhibit, an exhibit open to the public in the exhibit gallery at the museum's Katy & E. Don Walker, Sr. Education Center.

 

15th Annual Photo Contest (2024)

Deadline to enter contest:  October 30, 2024

Divisions:  Amateur Photographer or Advanced Photographer (see Contest Rules for the distinction)

Categories: 

Sam Houston Museum & Grounds

Floral

Animals

Action

Portraits

Fashion

Architecture

Cuisine/Food

Photo Contest Exhibit:  November 7 - December 22, 2024

Artists & Awards Reception:  November 14, 2024 (5:00-6:30 p.m. with awards announced at 5:30 p.m.)

 

Photo Contest Rules

Photo Contest Application