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Republic of the Rio Grande Museum

1005 Zaragoza St, Laredo, TX 78040
956-727-3480
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Ranked #5 of 11 attractions in Laredo
Description: History museum traces the settlement of Laredo and its sister city, Nuevo Laredo in Mexico.
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McAllen, Texas
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32 reviews 32 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

Good place to start for a BRIEF run through of Laredo History. Admission is only $2 dollars and worth it. We spent about 45 minutes in the museum - which is an older adobe home from Old Laredo. The museum has some information to read in the one of four rooms; the other three rooms were occupied with period pieces... More

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Carlsbad, New Mexico
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21 reviews 21 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2012

This tiny museum is a must see for anyone who wants to learn about Laredo, Tx. My son still loves to tell people that we have 7 flags - not 6 like the rest of Texas. The tour guide we had was dramatic and engaging for the children (we took a cub scout group).

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