Texas Lakes Trail Region

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

Bonham: Sam Rayburn Library and Museum

Dedicated in 1957, this elegant Greek Revival structure of white Georgia marble exhibits photographs, original letters, political cartoons, art, furniture and memorabilia from Rayburn’s life and times. It houses a duplicate of his U.S. Capitol office and also contains his extensive personal library. The site is administered by the University of Texas Center for American History. 


  • 800 West Sam Rayburn Drive
  • Bonham, Texas
  • 75418


Hours & Fees

  • Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

  • Free