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Blue Bell Creameries

1101 S Blue Bell Rd, Brenham, TX 77833-4413
+1 800-327-8135
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Fun visit

We got there late on a Friday but were able to go through the museum, enjoy $1 scoops of ice cream... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
via mobile
New/Renewed Feature

July 2010 was my first visit! On our way to San Antonio. A factory tour, one free BIG scoop at the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lawrence A W
Brenham, Texas
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This ice cream has been a Texan treat since 1911.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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1101 S Blue Bell Rd, Brenham, TX 77833-4413
+1 800-327-8135
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We got there late on a Friday but were able to go through the museum, enjoy $1 scoops of ice cream and shop on the gift shop. Wished we got there in time to view the production process. They are not open to the public...More

Thank SAExplorers
Reviewed 1 week ago

July 2010 was my first visit! On our way to San Antonio. A factory tour, one free BIG scoop at the end of the tour. Each additional scoop just one dollar! We moved to Brenham in December 2015. Since then, we have visited The Creamery...More

Thank Lawrence A W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have visited many times, sometimes including the tour and other times not. Either way, best place for a giant scoop of Blue Bell ice cream!

Thank TexasTraveljunkie69
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

I am a blue bell fanatic. I just had to go see it. I loved their country store and the ice cream parlor! I would recommend going to anyone who loves delicious ice cream and nice people!

Thank Lryalss
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Interesting observation of ice cream production. Knowledgeable tour guides. Best value "scoop" of ice cream for $1.

Thank FejoRojo
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Blue Bell no longer offers tours of the manufacturing facility, but there is an observation deck where you can watch several different ice creams being packaged. They had a helpful employee there to answer any questions we asked. Of course, we enjoyed ice cream afterward,...More

Thank hollyhbarnes
Reviewed 13 August 2017

We've been on the tour before, so this time just went straight to the tasting room. Huge scoops of ice cream for $1. Choose between all the latest flavors. I hope someday that Blue Bell will offer organic options and get away from the corn...More

Thank BevoBurn96
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

We love Blue Bell ice cream and decided to stop and look around the creamery. It was neatly decorated. All the employees we came in contact with were very nice. There's no tours at this time, but we were able to view the production line...More

Thank MeliKayRT
Reviewed 26 July 2017

A must stop to their onsite ice cream parlor for a taste of their traditional and new flavors. Always good but more so on a hot summer day. Take time to stop and you won't regret it!

Thank Gary W
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Obviously a place to stop if you are in the area, and you can purchase shirts and other Blue Bell items you can't get anywhere else. But you can't see much of the process. In fact, on Saturday afternoon they even closed the observation area...More

Thank beachboywantabe
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Questions & Answers
8 June 2016|
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Response from DLemon | Reviewed this property |
The best way to find out is to ask Blue Bell.
3 March 2016|
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Response from albebuc | Reviewed this property |
They have not started the tours yet, but I hear soon.
Paula H
31 January 2016|
Response from Scrappysue_10 | Reviewed this property |
This has never happened to me so I am not sure. Bluebell is the best ice cream I have ever had....especially their homemade vanilla. The opposite of cheap flavored ice cream. I'm sorry you had a bad experience.