We are the only museum in Dripping Springs! A Texas State Historic Landmark and a Founder’s Museum. By supporting The Pound House pioneers of today continue to pass on the heart of our original pioneers 165 years ago. Your generosity makes possible the preservation and protection of a legendary place where generations can experience Dripping Springs’ past as a means of ensuring that our history remains an integral part of our future. Blaze your own trail…..

what your gift can do

  • A gift of $300 ensures our 200-year old treasure roses continue to bloom for another century.

  • $500 provides engaging 1800’s crafts and activities during special youth visits and events.

  • A gift of $1,000 will pay for horse-drawn wagons or carriages at an event.

  • $2,500 subsidizes a restoration project in the house or on the grounds.

  • A gift of $5,000 pays for the installation of a new exhibit.

  • A gift of $10,000 funds the building and expansions of future museum construction, such as an office for staff and expansion of the museum store.

All donors receive the benefits of regular membership, your name on our website and in printed materials, and free admission to our annual events. Sponsor an event and get benefits plus recognition as a True Texas Trailblazer! See our Pioneer Day page or Twilight & Starlight page for more information.

Your gifts are tax deductible to the full extent of the law. The Dr. Pound Historic Farmstead, operated by The Friends of The Pound House Foundation, is a tax-exempt, 501(c)3 non-profit Texas foundation.

Donation and sponsorship checks should be mailed to The Pound House PO BOX 1150, Dripping Springs, Texas 78620 or donate below:

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