Texas Brazos Trail Region

Participant in the Texas Historical Commission's
Texas Heritage Trails Program

Gatesville: Coryell Museum and Historical Center

Occupying several buildings in the heart of downtown Gatesville,  the Coryell Museum and Historical Center claims one of the largest spur collections in the world. Artifacts tell the stories of the early settlement and development of Central Texas, beginning in the days of the Republic of Texas and continuing through today. The museum also operates the historic First Christian Church in the 900 block of East Leon Street that is often used for weddings.


  • 718 East Main Street
  • Gatesville, Texas
  • 76528


Hours & Fees

  • Tuesday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

  • Free to all military. Seniors and Students: $1.00, All others: $2.00