Rockwall County Historical Foundation Museum is located in the Manson-LaMoreaux-Hartman
House in Harry Myers Park on Washington Street. The museum
features displays with artifacts and memorabilia from Rockwall County
10 am - 2 pm
Saturday 10 am - 2 pm
Other hours by appointment
Admission is FREE
P.O. Box 916, Rockwall, Texas 75087
The Rockwall County Historical Foundation, maintaining that the past
should be preserved for the future, encourages the restoration, education and
recognition of significant places and people, thus allowing all to enjoy the
treasure that is our past.
Looking for a place to spend the night in Rockwall?
Click on the chamber of commerce link for a complete list of local
hotels and motels.
Rockwall Chamber of Commerce
Harry Myers Park
May 17, 2014
Rockwall County Historical
9 am - 5 pm
(901 E. Washington)
See Living History Exhibits
Blacksmiths; Chuck Wagon with Dutch Oven Cooking
Enjoy hands on
Butter Churning, Washing
Clothes on a scrub board, Separating cotton seeds from bolls
Bee tinning, Scavenger Hunt, Pioneer Games and plain Old
Brown Bag Lectures
The Brown Bag Lecture
Series is free and open to the public. All programs are from noon until
1 p.m. in the second floor courtroom at the historic courthouse in
downtown Rockwall. All programs are related to topics of interest
regarding Rockwall County history.
Stories from Rockwall County
Nancy and Bruce Beaty will preset a wonderful program featuring
interesting stories about the community
Friday May 9
One American Soldier
Jo Nell Melody will share the story of her father-in-law who lived
in Royse City. this is the story of his service in World War II
and his capture in France.
June - August summer break
Friday September 12
A Championship Remembered: featuring the 1963 State Championship
Friday October 10
Friday November 14
A Full Deck
Photos featured on the Rockwall County Historical Foundation playing
Friday December 12
The Rock Wall Revisited: re-examine the history of the rock wall.
YOU CAN HELP US ACCUMULATE ACCOUNT REWARDS IN THE 2013-2014
KROGER COMMUNITY REWARDS PROGRAM!
First of all, you must have a Kroger Plus Card. If you
don’t, you can easily get one at any Kroger Food Store. This
card entitles you to store savings and discounts.
Now, here’s how to
1. Visit KrogerCommunityRewards.com
2. Locate Texas and click “Enroll Now”
3. Sign in to your online account or create a new account
4. Find our non-profit organization, Rockwall County Historical
Foundation (NPO Number 81701), and click “Save”
Once you’ve linked your card to our organization, every time you
swipe your Kroger Plus Card a portion of your eligible store
purchases will be applied to our account. Once a household
member enrolls his or her card, all linked Kroger Plus cards
within that household will be enrolled as well. Remember, only
one non-profit organization per Kroger Plus Card can be
registered. This twelve month program terminates on August 31,
Do you have a GPS?
Have an interest in Treasure Hunting?
If so, we
invite you to hunt for our geocache location. Simply go to
and type in our zip code. You won't be disappointed!
Renew your membership now
return form on newsletter,
or download here
Our very own Cotton Pickin' Patch Video
Click on the picture to
view a video of a local girl enjoying the cotton patch.