Collage of images left to right: O. Henry House front facade in original location, Art and the Bronco text on pavement, Porter family photograph

Our little one-story house is closing down for renovation. The O. Henry House should be back and better than ever in early 2021. Follow us on FB to get updates and look behind the scenes as we progress!


Tour The O. Henry House Online

Tour the O. Henry House even when it's closed for renovation. Explore William Sydney Porter's life in Austin and take a look at the inside! 

On Exhibit

Bedroom of the O. Henry Museum featuring Athol's dress, walnut bed, Margaret's china hutch and toys; right photo: illustrations drawn by O. Henry

The museum’s recently reinterpreted layout provides a brand new visitor experience, with newly installed text panels to enhance self-guided tours.


shelf with books by O. Henry or related to O. Henry

Enrich your study of O. Henry through our online collections and our curriculum for students.

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