The West Bay Common School Children’s Museum, a complex of three historical structures located on 2nd Street and N. Kansas Ave. in historic League City, houses a compilation of local stories, regional folklore, and an eclectic collection of League City artifacts and education memorabilia from all around the country.
In addition to its historical collections, the museum offers an award-winning program that brings history to life through historical period activities such as pen and ink lessons, reading at the recitation bench, history lessons on lap slates, and a spelling bee.
This 1898 schoolhouse and historical complex, established and curated by Richard and Catharin Lewis, is free to the general public and is open daily Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. with evenings and weekends by appointment only.
Reservations required for groups of 15 or more and those wishing to participate in an interactive 1890’s schoolhouse experience. For more information call 281-554-2994 or visit their website at www.oneroomschoolhouse.org.
Hours of Operation:
Monday: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Tuesday: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Wednesday: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Thursday: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
** Evening and Weekend available by appointment.
General Admission: Free
Schoolhouse Session:$10 reservation fee; $5 per person
What People Are Saying....
“This is a unique little museum hidden in the middle of the historic district. While the museum is small it does have some great exhibits and history. The people there are very knowledgeable. This is a fun family outing experience."