Making good men better.


Introduction to Freemasonry

June 21, 2021 5:00 pm

Join Austin Lodge #12 for an overview of Freemasonry. Lively discussion is held every Monday night starting at 5:00pm. Learn more about our program at

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Welcome to Austin Lodge #12, A.F. & A.M.

Austin Lodge #12 is a Republic of Texas Lodge in continuous operation since 1839.

On October 11, 1839, 14 freemasons met at the home of Bro Edwin Waller, and voted to form a lodge in the Texas Republic’s new capital city of Austin. Grand Lodge dispensation was granted the next month, and Austin Lodge #12 A.F. & A.M. has been in continuous operation ever since.

Austin is no longer a small city on the Texas frontier, but Freemasonry’s principal tenets of Brotherly Love, Relief and Truth remain as relevant today as they were in 1839.

Austin Lodge #12 offers all men of good character an opportunity to better themselves and contribute to our ever-changing community in the company of good friends and good brothers.

We encourage you to stop by and learn more about our historic lodge.

Austin Lodge #12 operates under charter from the Grand Lodge of Texas A.F. & A.M.


Learn more about our history

History of Austin Lodge #12
  • 21June
    5:00 pm
    Introduction to Freemasonry

    From time immemorial, good men have sought to be better by obtaining…

  • 21June
    5:30 pm
    Masonry 201

    Austin Lodge No. 12 A.F. & A.M. will hold Masonry 201 which…

  • 21June
    6:30 pm
    Lodge Dinner

    The Senior and Junior Stewards of Austin Lodge No. 12 will provide…

  • 21June
    7:30 pm
    June Stated Meeting

    Austin Lodge #12 hosts its Stated Meeting on the 3rd Monday of…

  • 24June
    5:30 pm
    Called Meeting – MM Lodge

    Austin Lodge No. 12 A.F. & A.M. will open a called Lodge…