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Since the successful bond issue of 2001, the City of Alvin has renovated the former post office to house the Alvin Historical Museum. Located at 300 W. Sealy, Alvin, Texas, the museum is a major on-going project of the Alvin Museum Society. Exhibits have been designed and fabricated, first-class movable shelving has been installed, offices have been outfitted with furnishings and basic computer equipment, and a breakroom for volunteers has been completed. Other exhibits are being designed and constructed. Except for the basic renovation costs, the Alvin Museum Society has paid for all other improvements through fundraising and generous in-kind gifts from individuals, local businesses and organizations.

The Alvin Historical Museum and Gift Shop officially opened to the public June 1, 2007. The museum and gift shop are open Thursdays, Fridays and the first Saturday of each month from 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Admission is $3.00. The Alvin Museum Gift Shop provides a variety of books and other items.

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Friday, January 25, 2013

Cameras & Photography

A new, temporary exhibit has opened at the Alvin Historical Museum. "Every Day Through My Lens" is Melanie Hughes' camera collection and display of her photographs. Melanie is a life long Alvin resident and delights in being able to share her passion of photography. This exhibit will be on display through April.

The museum,located at 302 W. Sealy is open Thursdays and Fridays and the first Saturday of the month from 11 - 3 and the first Sunday from 1 - 4. Admission is $3.00 for adults and children 12 and over.

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