The City of Ennis was established as a town in 1872 and was named after Cornelius Ennis, Director of the Houston & Texas Central (H&TC) Railroad. Watch a brief video of the history of Ennis, enjoy the railroad memorabilia, the dioramas, the depot replicas, china exhibit from the old rail lines, Czech dolls from the old country & more. The Ennis Railroad and Cultural Heritage Museum is located on the east side of the railroad tracks in downtown Ennis.
Museum Hours of Operation: Tuesday-Saturday 10am - 4pm; Sunday 1pm - 4pm; Closed on Mondays; Extended hours only from April 1-30. Advance Reservations for large groups only can be arranged for Monday tours.