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Texas Heritage Museum

112 Lamar, Hill College, Hillsboro, TX 76645
+1 254-659-7500
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A Gem!

Lived in Texas most of my life and had passed through Hillsboro many times. So glad I finally... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
RoosterTexas
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Texas
An Amazing Military History Museum

What a surprise to find such a quality museum in a small Texas town. The exhibits are divided by... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
msricaa
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Hillsboro, Texas
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112 Lamar, Hill College, Hillsboro, TX 76645
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lived in Texas most of my life and had passed through Hillsboro many times. So glad I finally stopped to visit this museum. It is well done. The people running it are helpful. Texans involvement in different wars is something every Texas should know. Museum...More

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Reviewed 11 July 2017

What a surprise to find such a quality museum in a small Texas town. The exhibits are divided by wars and are connected to Texas and Texans who have gone to war. You can watch a short film about the museum or choose from a...More

Thank msricaa
Reviewed 28 November 2016

This is a great Military History Museum! It's a true history museum where you read the history on wall plaques and see artifacts displayed in cases. They cover the Civil War, WWI & WWII, Vietnam, etc. A small mention of the War of 1812. A...More

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 6 July 2016

A free history museum on the grounds of Hill College. It is small but well layed out and full of Texas history.

2  Thank ShotsFromTheRoad
Reviewed 21 April 2016

Took friends from New York all were quite impressed! Everyone said that they definitely want to revisit!

2  Thank Deborah S
Reviewed 31 January 2016

Lots of good Texas History on the campus of Hill College. Most of the items in this place was a collection from a history professor there.

1  Thank Michael M
Reviewed 17 January 2016 via mobile

Great museum. A must see. But why would the gift shop sell things that are mostly from China. A real shame. The community and the State of Texas should be very proud of the museum but the gift shop...not so much. The store manager told...More

4  Thank Jim_Bo496321
Reviewed 3 November 2014

This museum covers Texas military history in various wars. If you are driving past Hillsboro on I-35 and have an hour to spare, the museum is well worth a visit. It is open early (8 AM), too. Just be aware of the speed bumps (not...More

1  Thank Section426
Reviewed 8 February 2014

Hill College is a small junior college. A visit to their Heritage Museum was a total surprise to me. Did not expect the quality of their presentations or the layout of their exhibits. If you ever wondered about Audie Murphy's roll in WWII that made...More

4  Thank jdssr2016
Reviewed 10 October 2012

This museum is one of the best history museum's I have been to. A great collection of artifacts from every American war. Full of history for a medium size museum.

4  Thank Nated2519
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Response from Michael M | Reviewed this property |
Hello, I looked on their website and they are open from Monday to Thursday from 7am-5pm. They said these are summer work days, so I believe their hours are different during the Fall and Spring semesters. I would give you... More
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