The Johnny Nelson Katy Heritage Museum
6002 George Bush Drive
(281) 574-8618

After extensive flood damage, the museum has been renovated and is now open to the public. 

The 9,600-square foot Katy Heritage Museum, located at 6002 George Bush Drive in the VFW Park features vintage farming equipment and artifacts from Katy’s agricultural and pioneering history are on display, along with scores of old photographs and fascinating antiques.


Open every Thursday – Sunday from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Admission is free.

School, clubs and groups can make arrangements for special tours.


Katy Veterans Memorial Museum
2046 Katy City Park Road
(281) 391-8387


After extensive flood damage, the museum has been renovated and will re-open May 18.

The VFW Post 9182 will be temporarily located in Building #3 at the Katy City Park Arboretum. The renovated museum will be in the VFW Hall and is being developed in conjunction with the VFW Post and should be complete in early 2018.  

“The G.I. Joe Museum” is a first-class military exhibit of historical significance encompassing every foreign conflict involving the United States. Open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Special group schedules on request.  Memberships available and contributions appreciated.

Admission is free.


Katy Heritage Park Historical Homes
5990 George Bush Drive
(281) 391-2550

The Katy Heritage Society serves as a key source for historic information and research in the area.  The beautifully restored historic homes are open for free public tours the first full weekend of each month, Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and Sunday from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.   Special events include community concerts from the bandstand, vintage baseball games and tours for students and tourists.

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