COUNTY ORGANIZED: 1854
COUNTY NAMED FOR: Texas revolutionary leader
Henry Wax Karnes
COUNTY SEAT NAMED FOR:
Same as the county.
Three - 1854 and 1873 in Helena;
1894 in Karnes City.
STANDING: Two -
- 1873 courthouse in Helena is now the Karnes County Museum.
- 1894 courthouse in Karnes City is a Romanesque Revival design
that has been altered and expanded over the
1894 building is in the process of being restored to its
N Panna Maria Ave, Karnes City, TX