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Heritage Farmstead Museum

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Address: 1900 West 15th Street, Plano, TX 75075
Phone Number: 972-881-0140
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10:00 am - 4:30 pm
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Tue - Sun 10:00 am - 4:30 pm

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They liked it, was a little of everything and some time outside exploring... Can't complain. The staff was nice, the outside was clean and well marked

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 25, 2015
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7 reviews 7 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

They liked it, was a little of everything and some time outside exploring... Can't complain. The staff was nice, the outside was clean and well marked

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28 reviews 28 reviews
16 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

This is a small but fascinating museum in the heart of Plano, TX. My husband and I are amateur historians, and we loved the information we learned at the Heritage Farmstead Museum. The museum store is filled with some great finds.

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Plano
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

The museum is in the heart of Plano, TX. They have a number farm buildings, equipment, and animals. The grounds remind of the farm my grandparents had back in the 40's. It was a trip down memory-lane. I think it gives kids a good representation of farming in days gone by. The staff is very helpful and happy to interact... More 

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McKinney, Texas
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361 reviews 361 reviews
72 attraction reviews
125 helpful votes 125 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

We visited here recently and it was a pleasant experience. The tour of the house and grounds was enjoyable and educational. The joy has been carefully and lovingly restored to its former elegance. There are also out buildings to tour and the children's favorites, farm animals including chickens, turkeys, sheep, goats, pigs and donkeys.

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Plano, Texas, United States
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25 reviews 25 reviews
10 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Authentic farmhouse in the middle of Plano...so much to see, all as it was in the 19th century. Great for all ages, and there are many interesting events held on the grounds.

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Anna, Texas, United States
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

While it is small, they have so much information there. The kids and I went to tour around. They had a great time (5 & 3 were their ages). It did rain while we were there, but there was a great time still had by all. Look forward to going back again soon!

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Plano, Texas
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24 reviews 24 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

The Farmstead is a collection of buildings that have been brought to the main home to preserve them for others to see. They have demonstrations of Blacksmithing and leatherworking, and organic gardening. Worth the visit, if you would like to see an original Plano home, and other items. Many BSA Eagle projects are used to support the Museum with donated... More 

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Plano,TX
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

If you want to see what life used to be like come visit this quaint farm in the middle of Plano. There is a fabulous main house with original furniture and tools and a barn with animals and a real garden. It really is stepping back to a simpler time and there are volunteers that will explain the history and... More 

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Plano, Texas
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32 attraction reviews
130 helpful votes 130 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

For a family in general, Heritage Farmstead is a good outing. The farm, in the middle of Plano, gives tours of the orignial home, which is restored to its glory days, will interest the adults. The kids will enjoy the grounds and numerous outbuidlings. On weekends, they might see blacksmiths or play a game. And of course there are farm... More 

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Richardson, TX
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37 reviews 37 reviews
6 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

I have heard so much about this place over the years and finally decided to visit on a quiet Wednesday afternoon with my son. We both really enjoyed this outing. We participated in the afternoon tour (lasted about two hours) and I’m so glad that we did. Our tour guide was wonderful and took us through the historic home and... More 

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