The Wylie Historical Society is a non-profit organization dedicated to gathering, preserving and sharing the heritage of Wylie, Texas.

Our monthly meetings, which are open to the public, offer a range of programming including presentations by guest speakers and artifact displays. We invite you to join us in person to learn more about the history of Wylie and the surrounding region.

Watch for location updates prior to the meeting. Please RSVP and we will confirm the current information Click Here to RSVP


The Brief:

♦ Collin Co Genealogical Society will walk through the Portal of Texas History via Zoom Mar 8th

♦ History Cruise: Eisenhower's Birthplace, Military Museum & Pioneer Village with CCHC Mar 18th ($25)

♦ CCHC photo competition (all ages) deadline Mar 19th

♦ Allen Railroad History Day (includes Sam Bass train robbery reenactment) Mar 25th 

♦ Spring Luncheon, Farmersville Historical Society Mar 25th ($25)

♦ 1920s Mystery Dinner, Murphy Historical Society April 1st ($50)

♦ 2023 CCHC Preservation Celebration April 29th in Celina

♦ Swiss Ave Mother's Day Home Tour May 13-14th ($30)

To see all the news and details click on our News page


The Wylie Historical Society meetings are open to the public. Please RSVP and we will confirm the correct date, time and location information.

Brown House

Welcome Center at the Brown House is Now Open!

Visit Wylie's 1st Recorded Texas Historic Landmark: Thomas & Mattie Brown House!

Tour the classic Queen Anne Style house, see exhibits and shop the boutique!

Dues Rate Change Starts in 2023

At the October 26th Meeting the members voted to change the dues rate starting Jan 1, 2023 and added two new levels "Supporter" and "Legacy".

The new dues are: Student $15; Individual $35; Family $60; Supporter $100; Business/Corperate $200; Patron $300; Legacy $500.

For details Click Here

History of Businesses & Organizations of Wylie

Wylie Historical Society is gathering and documenting the stories of businesses and organizations in the community. From Farms and Flowers, Railrways and Restaurants, Churches and Charities, General Store and Super Stores, Banks and Boutiques, Cafe and Clubs... All share the great story of Wylie!

Share the Story of Your Business or Organization today! Click Here

History of Wylie Businesses & Organizations

What we do - Wylie Historical Society