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

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 NEW

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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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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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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Grand Prairie, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

My elderly parent took the train from Chicago. Arriving very early am, took the am tour. Slept through most of it and was very discouraged about not having seen many items. The next day, they took the receipts in and explained the situation and he was allowed to go back through again. Mom says that all the workers were very... More 

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Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2012

Kind of a cool stop, not a "must do" but okay none the less. I mean, it is Dodge, so there aren't that many awesome things to do aside from go to the bar. A bit of it was hokey, but overall it was worth the time.

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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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