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Kirby-Hill House


There is convenient, marked parking areas near the house. Buses and large vehicles please call prior to arriving for additional instructions.


The Kirby-Hill House is located in Kountze, TX, next door to the Kountze Public Library and one block north of the Hardin County Courthouse. Taking Hwy 69 North from Beaumont to Kountze (approx. 25 miles), turn left onto Hwy 326 (West Monroe St.) and go 3 blocks to Redwood St. At Redwood St. turn right and go one block to W. Main St. Kirby-Hill House is located at 210 W. Main St.  There are signs on the highways to help point your way to us.

Area Attractions:

Kountze, Texas is also approximately 90 mile east of Houston. Kountze is the Heart of the Big Thicket and the County Seat of Hardin County, Land of the Dancing Cypress. Home to the Big Thicket National Preserve Visitors Center and Pelt Pond Rural Life Museum, Kountze is near Village Creek State Park in Lumberton, Silsbee Icehouse Museum, Batson Oil Patch Museum and fun family activities such as canoeing, swimming, hiking, camping, birding, and several fun festivals. For more information about Kountze, Texas please visit the Kountze Chamber of Commerce website.

Directions & Parking

Street Address

210 E. Main St

Kountze, TX 77625