Texas Lakes Trail Region

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

Cleburne: Chisholm Trail Outdoor Museum

Chisholm Trail Museum

This museum sits on the original townsite Wardville, the first County Seat of Johnson County established in 1854. Today, the a visit takes you into a representation of a pioneer town complete with sheriff's office and jail, school, saloon, gunsmith shop and blacksmith shop. The annual Pioneer Days festival brings this frontier collection to life. 


  • 101 Chisholm Trail
  • Cleburne, Texas
  • 76033


Hours & Fees

  • Monday - Saturday: 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sunday: 1 p.m. - 5p.m.
    Saturday and Sunday: Daylight walking tours permitted if gate is closed

  • Free