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Frontier Times Museum

510 13th Street, Bandera, TX 78003
+1 830-796-3864
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Wide Array of Interesting Artifacts

This is a neat little museum that was opened in 1933. The entry fee is reasonable but they do not... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Steve D
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Austin, Texas
We loved this little museum

This is a wonderful little museum. We enjoyed it very much. The staff was very friendly and they... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2017
woodmaster9
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Includes many early pioneer items, some very unusual.
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good45%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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510 13th Street, Bandera, TX 78003
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+1 830-796-3864
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a neat little museum that was opened in 1933. The entry fee is reasonable but they do not offer a military/veteran discount. There is a wide array of interesting and unique artifacts but only a portion are related to the Frontier times. There...More

Thank Steve D
Reviewed 4 September 2017

This is a wonderful little museum. We enjoyed it very much. The staff was very friendly and they took the time to show us around.

Thank woodmaster9
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

This musuem is very nice and friendly. Lots of interesting items to look at with great information. Our next visit to Bandera we will be sure visit again.

Thank justme0329
Reviewed 22 July 2017

We always like the Frontier Times Museum--the architecture of the building is classic--the story behind the newspaper and museum is interesting. So glad that it's there and gives you a taste of life back in the day...their special events are nice--cowboy singers around campfire. The...More

Thank ZinnHouston
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Little museum in town of bandera had great memorabilia from the rodeos. Wonderful information on early Texas nicely organized and the kids get to play a scavenger hunt for a prize.

Thank mkington25
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Limited but still interesting collection of the tools and articles referred to the life on the frontier . Nice introduction by well informed personnel made the visit more enjoyable and interesting.

Thank rdrozd7
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

We had a groupon for our visit, but I would have gladly paid full price. They have lots of interesting collections. The lady behind the counter was very friendly and helpful. I wish I had more time to look around. This is not a big...More

Thank Casey S
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

This Little museum is jam-packed with stuff! You can spend an hour in the three rooms and still not have seen everything. So much to look at you have to go back again. A very wide range of content, but all related to living on...More

Thank Heather S
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Walking tour of 4 rooms full of artifacts. Lady was very nice. Kids enjoyed the scavenger hunt! Glad we stopped by.

Thank karen w
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

This little museum is fascinating because it is full of odd, unexpected items. They will give the kids a scavenger hunt to keep them engaged. The items are not limited to local history, but include souvenirs from the Holy Land, and shells from "the South...More

Thank EllenRHK
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