This is a nice museum with three floors of very interesting items. It is on the university campus. Parking was a bit confusing, but not too bad. The entrance fee was very reasonable. The staff was very friendly and hospitality.
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This is one of the best history museums in the US, from what I’ve seen. If it is ever within a days drive when you’re traveling you should make time to see it. Native American, ranching, gas and oil industry, art, and many other subjects...More
I first arrived an hour before closing time and an employee showed me the general layout and encouraged me to bring the family the next day with plenty of time to explore. He told me that only 4% of their objects are displayed at any...More
Thank you for a great review. It is true most museums have only a small portion of their collection on display! We do have loans all over the world that help get more of it to the public. We are so glad you enjoyed your...More
Had not been here in years, and was glad to return. Free parking was easy just on the side street. Not at all crowded, though I am guessing it can get crowded. Huge and varied museum with exhibits for every interest area. Enjoyed learning more...More
We went here for their open house at the beginning of December. I loved the people they had in the old pioneer town that told of the era. There was the lady saloon keeper, the one room school house with a teacher, and the old...More
We are so glad you enjoyed the annual Christmas Open House. We do it always that first weekend in December and love the Christmas joy it brings.
Spent a few hours walking through the museum's collections ... great concepts and displays ... exciting even for this 70-year-old boy!
This museum, in Canyon Texas, is a hidden gem. They have a great cross section of artifacts, from Coronado till today. The have a great art gallery, featuring a variety of styles, Native American art, Oil well and drilling, and items to make it fun...More
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