The Visitor's Center is open to the public Monday through Friday, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday from 1:00 p.m. to 4 p.m. Visitor's Center Staff are taking multiple measures to ensure the safety of our guests and employees. Click the link below to read what steps we're taking at this time.
The campus of Stephen F. Austin State University is home to a fort that never served as a fort. Stone Fort Museum was a trading post, private home, church, jail, and saloon. It was built three times – torn down by men and rebuilt by women.