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Katy Heritage Museum

6002 George Bush Drive, Katy, TX 77493
(281)391-4884
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Ranked #8 of 10 Attractions in Katy
Traveler Description: This museum exhibits great artifacts, articles, photos, and equipment from varying years in Katy, Texas from early pioneering farming equipment to... more »
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Elgin, Texas
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92 reviews 92 reviews
52 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

Enjoyable trip with son and daughter in law. We went to downtown Katy and enjoyed the antique shops. Found out that Katy was home to a rice festival. The people were friendly and helpful. The prices in the shops were very reasonable.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013 via mobile

My grandma and I enjoyed all the history in this museum. I didn't know what to expect but I was thoroughly pleased with the artifacts and information there. I went during the week so the historic homes weren't open but we walked around and read the plaque in front of each which was fun as well. I definitely recommend coming... More

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Houston, Texas
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52 reviews 52 reviews
25 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2012

very nice living experience of life in the area 100 years ago or so. they show how to take raw cotton from the plant to carding, and cleaning and spinning into yarn, write with ink and quill, blacksmiths, milling, incubating chicken eggs, and so on. A great history experience for grade school kids.

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Houston
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20 reviews 20 reviews
8 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2012 via mobile

This is a great collection of old homes and a post office relocated and preserved just off of Ave D in old Katy. These historic homes are surrounded by period gardens and decorated with typical furnishings of the time. All the homes are rooted in Katy's local history and are worth visiting. The grounds are always open and have a... More

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Katy, Texas
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47 reviews 47 reviews
16 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2012

I love the layout of the buildings and the gazebo. I have trouble picking a day when the buildings are open, so plan ahead if you want to go inside.

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