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Grace Cultural Center

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102 Cypress St, Abilene, TX 79601-5817
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Marvelous small museum

My husband and I enjoyed our visit very much. Western art is not usually a favorite of mine, but... read more

Reviewed July 17, 2014
lm10737
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Fort Worth
Beautiful, serene escape

The children's section is very good, be sure and touch the wooden paneled wall in that area and you... read more

Reviewed September 26, 2013
Kari Z
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Hamilton, Texas
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Oct 20, 2016
“Dont make this your vacation destination, stop by to walk-off Cypress Street Cafe”
Oct 27, 2015
“An amazing find in Abilene!!”
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Reviewed July 17, 2014

My husband and I enjoyed our visit very much. Western art is not usually a favorite of mine, but the choices of pieces offered a wide selection of styles and artists. The exhibits were informative and the flow of the exhibits was easy to follow....More

2  Thank lm10737
Reviewed September 26, 2013

The children's section is very good, be sure and touch the wooden paneled wall in that area and you are in for a treat. The gallery area was lovely-they painted it a beautiful dark color that really showed off the artwork. Nice to see old...More

1  Thank Kari Z
Reviewed July 30, 2013

I have had the pleasure of not only spending several evenings roaming the halls of this great little museum, but I have also been able to attend several events sponsored during my graduate degree in the Grace's dance hall. Extremely well done, and a tremendous...More

1  Thank Donald S
Reviewed July 29, 2013

There are visiting exhibits, so it depends what is there when you are in town. There is a floor with Abilene history. There is a floor with a children's museum which is small but well-done. Our favorite exhibit is the music wall.

2  Thank booklady55_11
Reviewed July 8, 2013

We were married here when the Grace was first opened as a Cultural Center-- in fact, ours was the first wedding there. Beautiful venue!

1  Thank Bexar1836
Reviewed April 4, 2013

wonderful way to pass some time.. great works of art for young and old ... enjoyed our day here.. over three floors of very interesting displays of history and art and evn a room of hands on for the kids..

2  Thank Lastdollar79
Reviewed February 17, 2013

This is a great place to visit and learn about the history of Abilene and how things were back in the day!!! So informative!!!! They always have new and interesting exhibits too!!

1  Thank TexasBlingJeans
Reviewed December 15, 2012

The historic Grace Hotel sat across from the railroad tracks and housed thousands of travelers over the years. It was brought back from dereliction to become a cultural center with events and exhibits year-round. It anchors the restored downtown area of Abilene. As a local,...More

1  Thank AmericanCousin65
Reviewed December 12, 2012

My traveling companion and I were eager to see the museum since there is so little to do Abeline. We arrived on the Friday after Thanksgiving. Waited an hour after opening time but it never opened. No sign no message for the guests. However by...More

1  Thank Jerry B
Reviewed May 27, 2012

My brother and his lovely bride had their wedding here. The Grace was once a beautiful hotel back in early 1900. Nearly a ruin, until it was skillfully restored and turned into a museum. I was only able to tour the bottom floor. The wedding...More

2  Thank FishinTexan
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