Newton County Historical Commission Museums

Powell Hotel &

W. H. Ford Male and Female College Museum

Rusk Street
Newton, TX 75966

Hours: Tuesdays (2-4 p.m.)
Other days by appointment
Donations accepted

In 1999 the heirs of Helen Powell donated the Powell Hotel, formerly the W. H. Ford Male and Female College, to the Newton County Historical Commission for use as a museum. The restoration project is being chaired by Mark Karpel.

Powell Hotel Museum

History Center Museum

History Center Museum

213 Court at Houston St.
Newton, TX 75966

Hours: Monday-Friday (8:30-4:30 p.m.)
Donations accepted

Website Design ©Sue Owens Enterprises of Texas 1997-2001