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Texas City Museum

409 6th St N, Texas City, TX 77590-7854
+1 409-229-1660
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Having witnessed the 47 disaster as a 3rd grader about 10 miles away, I was impressed with the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
DJR1938
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Texas City, Texas
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Texas City

My husband and I ventured to Texas City to sightsee and learn more about the disaster that took... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Amber H
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409 6th St N, Texas City, TX 77590-7854
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+1 409-229-1660
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Having witnessed the 47 disaster as a 3rd grader about 10 miles away, I was impressed with the accuracy. The items displayed and the video matched my memory of the disaster. Other items of interest and the written history were presented very well. Even if...More

Thank DJR1938
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I ventured to Texas City to sightsee and learn more about the disaster that took place there in the 1940s. Very interesting museum and the staff was very friendly and knowledgeable.

Thank Amber H
Reviewed 13 March 2017

This museum is very interesting. The murals are beautiful, the stories are captivating and the model traits impressive. I highly recommend.

Thank Regina C
Reviewed 16 January 2017

My family's favourite! We always visit the Museum when we have a chance to see what's new and learn more of the history!

1  Thank lausimpsont
Reviewed 30 November 2016

a very good experience with much knowledge of the area. Much to do and see for the whole family, well within the budget

Thank benzrr
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Grew up in Texas City, so the museum was fun to see. We were in the area for my 50th High School reunion so seeing the museum brought back at loit of memories.

Thank Alan272983
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

I had heard of the 1947 explosion but knew very few details. The docents were great as were the film and exhibits to give me the history. There is also an excellent model train exhibit upstairs manned by the Galveston Model Train club. All in...More

Thank Patricia E
Reviewed 24 August 2016

The museum was renovated recently and has a number of cool exhibits that relate to local history. Including a cannon that was recovered nearby from a civil war era sunken ship.

1  Thank machinegunsales
Reviewed 3 August 2016

It has been a while since I visited, but really loved the visit. I plan to go again soon to take my grandchildren.

Thank mistorri
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Great museum! Has a little bit for everyone! We enjoyed reading about & seeing all the excellent photos!

Thank skw75
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Pamla W
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Response from Jonathan H | Reviewed this property |
$5-adults, $3-seniors, $2-students. Model train exhibit (upstairs) only open to public on Saturdays. Enjoy!
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