Gaston School

A Bygone Era

The largest Rural School in the world in the 1930's.  The old school is just a piece of the legacy that was left from the East Texas Oil Boom. Our museum honors the life that the Gaston School afforded those who passed through its hallowed halls.


Hours of Operation

We look forward to your visit !

Sun - Thur: By Appointment only

Fri & Sat: 10am - 4pm

Education Day events throughout the year.

Upcoming Events
Ribbon Cutting, Chamber Businesses
Thu, Oct 01
6562 TX-64
Oct 01, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
6562 TX-64, 6562 TX-64, Joinerville, TX 75658, USA
Chamber of Commerce and local business Community invited to take a pre- opening tour. Ribbon Cutting at 10:00AM, Open house come and go tours 10:00 AM - 2:00PM. Donations Welcome
2020 Gaston Alumni Come and Go
Fri, Oct 02
6562 TX-64
Oct 02, 10:00 AM – Oct 03, 3:00 PM
6562 TX-64, 6562 TX-64, Joinerville, TX 75658, USA
A weekend of social distancing with your old classmates.
Opening Day at the Museum.
Fri, Oct 09
Gaston Museum
Oct 09, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Gaston Museum, 6562 TX-64, Joinerville, TX 75658, USA
The Renovated Gaston Museum will reopen Oct 9th and 10th from 10-4. Come out, social distance, see the amazing new exhibits and fun that we now have to offer. Grab some popcorn or a sno-cone like they had in the 40s and 50s at the Gaston Service Station owned and operated by Mr.&Mrs. Sid White.
Golf Tournament
Sun, Apr 18
Longview Country Club (Busters)
Apr 18, 2021, 8:00 AM
Longview Country Club (Busters), 3275 TX-42 Longview, TX 75604
Win a trip to the Masters, and other prizes
Education Day
Sun, Apr 25
Gaston Museum
Apr 25, 2021, 10:00 AM
Gaston Museum, 6562 TX-64, Joinerville, TX 75658, USA
An Interactive Day in the Past

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Gaston Museum, Texas 64, Joinerville, Texas


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