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Address: 603 Fifth Avenue, Dodge City, KS
Phone Number: 316-225-7311
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Description: Located in the Kansas Teachers' Hall of Fame, this museum features...
Located in the Kansas Teachers' Hall of Fame, this museum features life-size wax figures of famous, and infamous, cowboys of the Old West.
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not worth the money

Spend your money and your time exploring other sites in Dodge City. The people were very nice but the exhibits were mediocre.

3 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
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The Woodlands, Texas
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Gig Harbor, Washington, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

I really liked the wax museum and the painted murals and history about how these gun fighters lived and died. One price for this and the teachers museum. I had no interest in the teachers but loved it. I recommend these two.

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Wichita, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Fun but they might be kinda scary for very young children since they are wax. My 3yr old did not like it, but my 7yr and 8yr did. There is also a new school house in back!

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The Woodlands, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Spend your money and your time exploring other sites in Dodge City. The people were very nice but the exhibits were mediocre.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

It was good. It just wasn't great. Ok to see once for the educational benefits. Ladies were friendly and very informative. Enjoyed for the most part.

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Branson West, Missouri
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Went through the whole thing in a about 30 minutes and read every caption about all the characters really was hoping for more.

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Wichita, Kansas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

It has definitely seen better days, at least the wax figures have, but my girls loved it. It was worth the stop, but not something you would want to go to over and over again. It is upstairs from the Teachers Hall of Fame. The Halloween room was a huge hit with my children.

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Newton, Kansas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

We stopped here actually in Aug. 2013 on the last day of our weekend trip for the rodeo. We enjoyed the wax statues. I loved the Halloween like room the best. My husband enjoyed the Gunsmoke characters.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

This is located upstairs from the Teachers Hall of Fame. They are working to improve it with the use of technology like the Teachers Hall of Fame.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

The Wax figures were in very poor condition. And some of them looked the same. Not all of the areas had anything. Kind of disappointed. Wouldn't have paid the $5 per person to see it.

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Cushing, Oklahoma
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

The wax statues were not too great but the historical information about the gunfighters was very interesting. The person at the desk told us some very fascinating stories about people connected to Dodge City.

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Address: 603 Fifth Avenue, Dodge City, KS
Phone Number: 316-225-7311
Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Dodge City

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