Texas Lakes Trail Region

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

Granbury: Hood County Museum

Hood County Museum

History takes center stage at the Hood County Museum in an 1880s jail. Cells and gallows upstairs remain largely intact. Downstairs, sheriff's quarters contain exhibits. One tells the story of county namesake and Confederate Gen. John Bell Hood and his Texas Brigade.


  • 208 N. Crockett Street
  • Granbury, Texas
  • 76048


Hours & Fees

  • Saturday - Sunday, 1-4 p.m. or by appointment.

  • Admission fee is charged.