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Blue Bell Creameries

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Fun time

Oh my. I love Blue Bell and I loved the tour. Particularly loved the visitor center where are... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Arlington, Texas
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Nice visit

We did the observation deck, gift shop and ate ice cream all in about 45 mins. Enjoyed seeing how... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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“factory tour”(18 reviews)
This ice cream has been a Texan treat since 1911.
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1101 S Blue Bell Rd, Brenham, TX 77833-4413
+1 800-327-8135
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Oh my. I love Blue Bell and I loved the tour. Particularly loved the visitor center where are learned the history and took lots of pictures.

Thank Shirley1785
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice place but, a little disappointed. No more tours, but you can see the packing side through the observation deck. To bad the person at the deck didn't tell you what was going on or some history. You can get a big scoop of ice...More

1  Thank Nated2519
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did the observation deck, gift shop and ate ice cream all in about 45 mins. Enjoyed seeing how the ice cream is packaged from the deck. BTW there is no longer a guided tour of the facility. The 1.00 for a huge scoop of...More

Thank gambler2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good Place to go for ice cream. Many choices, big scoop for $1.00. Only go when observation deck is open to get the ice cream as they don't have tours other then looking through a glass & watching the assembly line. Would of liked to...More

1  Thank das502018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been intending to visit the Blue Bell creamery in Brenham for many years. We were disappointed that they no longer offer tours but they do afford visitors an observation deck to view assembly line packaging of various size containers of ice cream. The...More

1  Thank taxman0001
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice and cute ice cream factory, but don’t expect a big thing. The tour through the actual factory is super short, can’t see most of the things. But in my case it did compensate the fact that the floor where the ice cream is for...More

1  Thank Juanjose H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Creamery has a museum with videos and photos of Blue Bell history. There is a viewing area where you can watch the ice cream making process. And, then you can visit the ice cream counter and try the finished product.

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Blue Bell Ice Cream is one of Brenham's icons. The ice cream parlor and gift shop are exceptional--not mention the delicious ice cream in many flavors! The tour is very interesting. Great attention has been paid to the architecture and statuary. A must-visit if you...More

1  Thank trodenbeck
Reviewed 3 September 2018

We live just down the road from the facotory. It is always busy, but not hard to get into.You can't beat the price for a bowl of Blue Bell, $1.00. You overlook the factory floor from glass windows above which is fun for all ages,...More

1  Thank Reba P
Reviewed 3 September 2018

We were passing through and decided to drop in. Disappointed that a tour is no longer done. The observation deck can be closed during your visit and they do not allow pictures to be taken, claiming it is for the "privacy" of their mask and...More

1  Thank LizNnawlins
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24 May 2018|
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Response from john l | Reviewed this property |
They do not do guided tours. The observation deck is available for viewing production and packaging most weekdays from 8am to 2 pm. There is an employee there who will answer questions and give information about the... More
Mary Lou O
10 April 2018|
Response from vacationeverysummer | Reviewed this property |
Yes 1$ scoops
12 March 2018|
Response from Jackye M | Reviewed this property |
You will need to call them