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American Museum of Agriculture

P.O. Box 505, Canyon Lake Drive, Lubbock, TX 79408
(806) 239-5796
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Ranked #17 of 30 attractions in Lubbock
Type: Museums, Farms
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Guymon, Oklahoma
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 NEW

I grew up on a farm and seeing the antique farm equipment brought back old memories. This was a very nice facility and the curator was very friendly and informative.

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Mansfield, TX
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51 reviews 51 reviews
23 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

The correct street address for this museum is 1121 Canyon Lake Drive. My brand new GPS sent me about 4 blocks away, where it was previously located. Go to this address and you will find it. The museum has a huge collection of tractors of all brands. It also has kids pedal tractor and model tractor collections. There's a display... More

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Texas
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135 reviews 135 reviews
12 attraction reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

If you would like to learn more about how that cotton you love in your jeans and shirt got there, this museum needs to be at the top of your to-see list. Priceless contrast across 100 years of cotton ginning machinery from original wooden models to the latest stainless steel and touch screen versions, all accomplishing the same thing, just... More

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Midlands
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36 reviews 36 reviews
12 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

Within 1/2m. of the Wind Power Museum in Lubbock is this, another gem of a museum. We only visited because of its' proximity to the aforementioned wind power museum, not being 'of the land' people but boy, are we glad we did! We had put Lubbock on the itinerary for our touring holiday primarily to pay tribute to Buddy Holly... More

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Marsing, Idaho
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30 reviews 30 reviews
3 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2013

If you are interested in your heritage in American Agriculture, do not miss this museum. It is across the road from the Windpower Museum. The exhibits are excellently restored. There is a wonderful cotton display as well as a blacksmith shop and a tool shop. The entrance fee is only $5.00 and well worth it. They have dedicated docents to... More

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Fort Stockton, Texas
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44 reviews 44 reviews
17 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2013

The museum is just starting out in this location. It has a very nice collection of tractors that my 7 year old son loved. The displays that were at up were done nicely. Many of the displays have a nice description, but others did not. There was soo much stuff there that I often found myself telking my son I... More

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Texas
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2012

This museum is in it's infancy, but it's already worth the visit. Do you know where your whole grain cereal begins? Do you think cotton grows on trees? Most of us know we can count on the department store to sell us soft cotton towels, or the grocery store to sell us our favorite foods, but we seldom stop to... More

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Artesia, New Mexico, United States
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2012

Enjoyed all the information on how agri is done especiallly with bovine, equine, fowl and mainly vegetation resources and how to use them in a friendly way.

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Lubbock, Texas
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55 reviews 55 reviews
11 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2012

If you are into antique tractors and farm equipment , this might just be your cup of tea. It is a rather small collection, though. They are trying to get more exhibits and will expand as time goes on.

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Lawton
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48 reviews 48 reviews
6 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2012

If you like old farm machinery and tractors, this is a place for you to spend an afternoon. Go when the weather is comfortable, there is no A/C. and some of the exhibits are outside.

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