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These are the real deal. They ship all over the country. The little store is nice. Fascinating... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2018
578rick
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Jacksonville, Texas
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Nice store, a little view into the economy of Jacksonville

Jacksonville has had crate companies for as long as it has grown tomatoes, and the Texas Basket... read more

Reviewed 23 April 2018
mbaker863
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“gift shop”(6 reviews)
“factory”(4 reviews)
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100 Myrtle Dr., Jacksonville, TX 75766
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Reviewed 4 November 2011

We had no idea Texas even had its own basket company. This place exploded during the first World War as it was the only company of its kind in the southern U.S. They make produce baskets. Their factory is in Jacksonville and they have a...More

7  Thank Lacey C
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Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

These are the real deal. They ship all over the country. The little store is nice. Fascinating process for basket making.

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Reviewed 23 April 2018

Jacksonville has had crate companies for as long as it has grown tomatoes, and the Texas Basket Factory is the last remaining such company. Quaint gift shop, good prices. Great little store!

1  Thank mbaker863
Reviewed 3 April 2018

I saw this place mentioned on the Day Tripper, and knew I would have to see it. I knew that the old bushel baskets that we had when I was a kid were made here, and nostalgia demanded that I make a pilgrimage to see...More

3  Thank Ed H
Reviewed 6 December 2017

The Texas Basket factory is locally owned and is unique these days as a basket maker in America. They have a grand gift shop and even make Texas shaped baskets among other items. We always take out of town guests to see this fine place..

3  Thank Sam H
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

I like to support local businesses and this company has some of the nicest and well made baskets around. Sold direct from the factory where they are made, the staff are eager to help. And prices are reasonable.

3  Thank annmarietheref
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

I have always wanted to just see what they had there... much to my surprise there was a gift shop and so much more aside from baskets. I spent so much time in this place. There was so much to see and it took some...More

2  Thank christinal223
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

I wandered in expecting to see lots of baskets and found so much more. They offer a great variety of well made baskets at extremely reasonable prices. But they also have a unique gift shop filled with unusual items. Literally something for anyone you need...More

3  Thank rhondatxs
Reviewed 18 May 2017

If you are interested in good old fashion basket making, just drop on by for a tour of this family owned facility.

3  Thank L8971SQelainem
Reviewed 14 February 2017

In addition to the gift shop, offering some of the items you will see manufactured here, If you like to see how things were done 50+ years ago, this is the place. By definition, basket making is high on manual labor. They take it from...More

2  Thank darylbeatty
Reviewed 13 February 2017

I am a basket maker and so this was a great side trip for me. They have an observation room where you can watch the workers making the baskets. It was fascinating to me. I was so happy to be able to actually watch them...More

Thank Carrie H
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