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Address: 201 S Bainbridge St, Montgomery, AL 36106
Phone Number: (334) 265-1867
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Children's museum devoted to the history and preservation of the beef...

Children's museum devoted to the history and preservation of the beef cattle industry.

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Visited with friends and enjoyed learning a lot about the history of cattle in AL. Great place for all ages. Nice area for the kids while you may be reading the info.

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 30, 2015
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Montgomery, Alabama
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Montgomery, Alabama
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66 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2015 via mobile

Visited with friends and enjoyed learning a lot about the history of cattle in AL. Great place for all ages. Nice area for the kids while you may be reading the info.

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Thank bless235
Navarre, Florida
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19 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2015

The museum piece is small, but they have an OUTSTANDING interactive room. It is geared toward children, but I thought it could be really fun for adults too. I had an easy time reading all of the facts and I really enjoyed taking photos with all of the props. This is one of the best FREE attractions I have been... More 

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Thank Tavytoo
Enterprise, Alabama
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113 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

We visited this free museum with our young daughter. There are 3 rooms to visit: one on the history of cattles in Alabama, one pertaining to cattle production (with videos) and an interactive room with some dress up activities for kids. It's a quick 30-45-minute museum visit in an area surrounded by other attractions, so it's worth a quick detour... More 

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Thank canadianquebecer
Gulf Shores, Alabama
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467 reviews
162 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 295 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

Stopped by the MOOseum because I like quirky little museums and this fit the bill. The museum is located inside the building for the Alabama Cattleman's Assc. There are three rooms, a video and some history of the industry in the state. If you know nothing of cattle you may learn some things. There is a rodeo clown barrel, cattle... More 

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2 Thank Robert C
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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101 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014 via mobile

This is a small and free attraction and me and my husband had great fun here! The strange computer man told us all about the history of cattle and beef production in Alabama and then we played on the saddles and in the little kitchen. A fun little place!

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Montgomery, Alabama
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

There is very little to do, my kids are 2 and 5 and lasted 15 minutes. We played in the dress up area and kitchen area and that's all there is to do. It is free but a waste of time.

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1 Thank Kate799
Mount Dora, Florida
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26 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014 via mobile

This is a great place if you have small children. I had read it was $5 but we're told its free when we got there. It has kind of a creepy hologram face giving a little information about what is made from the cows. Then it had a area where kids can dress up sit in a barrel and work... More 

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Mount Dora, Florida
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26 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2013

The hologram guy that does the video is creepy but funny creepy. It gives you some information about what else cattle is used for some things I had no idea. Then they have a little area for kids to play, good for smaller kids up to maybe 10-11. It's free and a quick stop so if you have a little... More 

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Thank Braley C
Montgomery, Alabama
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71 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2012

Thought this would be a good placfe to take the kids on a hot or rainy day, but it really is just a bunch of information about the cattle industry in Alabama. Needs more work to make it more interactive and interesting to keep the kids' attention.

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2 Thank JW S
Lake Havasu City, Arizona
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44 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2012

We recently visited Montgomery and were looking for something to do with our 4 year old grandson, when I wife learned about The Mooseum. I wasn't sure what to expect, but it was actually very entertaining and not just for our grandson. I thought it was very cool too. The exhibits were set up in such a way to help... More 

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