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Texas Ranger Hall of Fame and Museum

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Address: 100 Texas Ranger Trl, I-35 and University Parks Drive, Waco, TX 76706-1209
Phone Number: +1 254-750-8631
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Very interesting and worth your time! You will want to spend some time here to read and see all the exhibits!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Very interesting and worth your time! You will want to spend some time here to read and see all the exhibits!

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Crawford, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

the kids and i liked it very much. i only wish I had more time to spend there that day because there is a lot of to look over and I feel like I missed a lot. Texas history fasinates me and I will come another time with the kids and we will see more

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Wimberley, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of the best laid out museums I have visited. It laid out the chronology of the Texas Rangers and highlighted both the good and bad history. This museum wasn't afraid of lisitng the failiings as well as the successes of this great organization. The film presentation was outstanding. You need to be a history buff to really... More 

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Texarkana, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This review is based on my husband's experience. He loves Texas and Western history. The museum is set up clearly to trace the history of the Texas Rangers, detailing significant events in Texas history along the way. We attended the 45 minute film and both thought it was interesting. Visit the adjoining visitor's center prior for discount coupon for $1... More 

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Columbia, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are interested in history of the west, this is a must stop! The Texas Rangers are a branch of law enforcement unique to Texas!

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Franklin, United States
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with my wife. We walked through in 30 minutes. Some of the exhibits are interesting. Mostly gun collections from the past.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A good place to go to see a lot of history. Make sure you allow more than an hour to see everything as there are a lot of exhibits, and you don't want to miss anything. Make sure you catch the movie, it's very informative.

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Nekoosa, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I visited a year ago when we were in Texas. We took our two daughters and a friend back this time. It is an awesome and interesting historical venue and one Texans can be proud of.

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Valparaiso, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

it was an excellent time spent on learning history. many different years of not only real history but t.v. and movie history. all ages were represented when we were there and all were engrossed in what they were seeing, reading and experiencing. the movie was great.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

I stopped on my way from Dallas to San Antonio. It was definitely a good stop. Interesting history and a great memorabilia collection. Bits of the movie were a little dry, but hey...

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