Museum Grounds and Photography

Rental Name: Museum Grounds and Photography Facility: A.W. Perry Homestead Museum
Grounds Rental  and Commercial Photography
Rate covers up to 3 hours: $200
Deposit: $150
Each additional hour: $75
10-hour day commercial photography rate: $500 Contact Information: 972-466-6380
Professional Photographers - Annual fee: $75
Capacity: 100 Museum Rental Application
Alcohol Deposit: $200    Photography Rental Application


 AW Perry Homestead Museum    AW Perry Homestead Museum backyard    Mother's Day Picnic at the AW Perry Homestead Museum    AW Perry Homestead Museum Barn, Photo by Tricia Whitler

The manicured grounds of the museum, which include a barn, windmill and white picket fence, provide a relaxed natural setting for weddings, family reunions, corporate celebrations, birthday parties and informal gatherings.

Available March through October.
Only the front porch of the museum and/or the outdoor covered area of the barn and their surrounding lawns may be reserved. Interiors of the house and barn are NOT available for rent.
No smoking. Alcoholic beverages may be served and consumed during rentals and special events at the A.W. Perry Homestead Museum upon compliance with the terms and receipt of approval of a Facility Rental Application to Serve Alcohol. Please click on the link Facility Rentals with Alcohol, review the requirements and contact the staff liaison listed. Approval to serve alcoholic beverages must be requested by submitting a Facility Rental Application to Serve Alcohol.  Noise ordinance is enforced.

The A.W. Perry Homestead Museum at 1509 N. Perry Road was built in 1909 and provides a glimpse of life in Texas at the turn of the century. The site is a designated state historical landmark.