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Museum of North Texas History

720 Indiana Ave, Wichita Falls, TX 76301-6512
+1 940-322-7628
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Something to do Downtown

Went through this museum. they have aerial photography from the 1920s side by side with current... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
mikekeel2017
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Simi Valley, California
Hidden gem

It does not look like much when you first walk in— there is a hall of photographs and placards... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2018
Foxonthego
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
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“cowboy hat” (4 reviews)
“iron lung” (3 reviews)
“on display” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
720 Indiana Ave, Wichita Falls, TX 76301-6512
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+1 940-322-7628
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went through this museum. they have aerial photography from the 1920s side by side with current aerial photography so you can see how much everything has changed. There's a collection of Cowboy hats going way back. It has a section on the tornado that went...More

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Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

It does not look like much when you first walk in— there is a hall of photographs and placards outlining the history of Wichita Falls. But as you go further in there are probably a dozen rooms each with its own theme. There are hundreds...More

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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Buying a piece of land in town and wanted to know more about the area, this museum was extremely helpful!

Thank Michael K
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Reviewed 9 September 2017

Wichita Falls has a great museum that is quite unique to Wichita Falls. Each room in the museum has a theme. My favorite room is the cowboy hat room where there are hundreds of cowboy hats worn by people around the area. I am also...More

Thank Candi M
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Reviewed 16 August 2017

......to pick up some paintings of a friend that had been on display. By looking around, I realized that I want to return!

Thank Skeeter1950
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Reviewed 1 August 2017

This museum was a great little find & it kept us busy a for a couple of hours. The exhibits were very interesting and informative. They definitely have an area for everyone's interests.

Thank Marsi M
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Reviewed 29 May 2017

I moved away from Vernon, Texas where my family had Winters Monument Company many years ago and my Father Robert. Ogle Reid Winters and my Mother, Irene M. Barnes Winters moved to Wichita Falls, Texas from Fort Worth in about 1954. My Father was the...More

Thank Author Brenda W
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Reviewed 24 May 2017

I give it a four star rating since it was free. It wasn't as interesting as some of the other local history museums I have been to but it was OK. There is an extraordinary amount of cowboy hats on display so if your into...More

1  Thank OnTheRoadAgain1056
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Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

I was in awe of how much there was to look at wandering from room to room. The dedication and organization to each room was outstanding!!

Thank Bernadette J
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Reviewed 4 May 2017

Well done museum with many rooms dedicated to different topics. Loved the cowboy hat exhibit as well as the others including the WWII exhibit.

1  Thank uphill69
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