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810 South Fourth Street
Waco, TX 76706

(254) 753-5166

A foundation that preserves and showcases four historic house museums and hosts multiple educational opportunities throughout the year.

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Historic Waco Foundation was incorporated in 1967.  It now owns and operates four Victorian era historic house museums. In addition to regular house tours, HWF offers a number of educational opportunities, programs, events, and special exhibits throughout the year.

Current House Tour Hours:

Tuesday - Thursday: Earle-Napier-Kinnard House (814 S. 4th St)  11-3pm 

Friday: Earle-Napier-Kinnard House 11-3pm & Fort House (503 S. 4th St) 2-5pm

Saturday: McCulloch House (407 Columbus Ave), Fort House, and East Terrace House (100 Mill St) 2-5pm

Sunday: Earle-Napier-Kinnard House and Fort House 2-5pm

Adults: $3.00     Seniors: $2.50     Students: $2.00     6 years old and younger: free     Military: free

Be sure to check out the "Facing the Flames" Exhibit at Fort House to learn about the history of Waco's Fire Department!

Need game day parking? Swing by Earle-Napier-Kinnard House or McCulloch House for conveniently located spots.

Love getting in the holiday spirit? Keep an eye out for McCulloch- It is HWF's showcase house this year, and the decorations throughout the home will be breathtaking.  Holiday Tours at McCulloch Dec 2-14 Tuesday-Friday 2-5, Saturday-Sunday noon-5