Founded in 1984, the Texas Music Museum celebrates the state's rich musical heritage. Its collection is comprised of artifacts, photographs, documents, reference materials, and oral histories. Genres covered are: Texas Historic and Patriotic, Country, Gospel, Classical, Cowboy, Big Band, Western Swing, Blues, Rock ‘n’ Roll, Jazz, Ragtime and Barrelhouse, Soul, and Popular, as well as Texas ethnic music, including Tejano, Czech, African American, German, and Native American. The museum is housed in the Marvin C. Griffin Building.


  • Established in 1984, the Texas Music Museum features numerous items on display.
    Established in 1984, the Texas Music Museum features numerous items on display.
"History." Texas Music Museum. Accessed June 27, 2017. http://www.texasmusicmuseum.org/history. 

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