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Blue Bell Creameries

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Brenham, Blue Bell, and Baseball

Blue Bell Ice Cream is one of Brenham's icons. The ice cream parlor and gift shop are... read more

Reviewed yesterday
trodenbeck
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Brenham, Texas
Best Ice Cream in the Country

We live just down the road from the facotory. It is always busy, but not hard to get into.You can't... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Reba P
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This ice cream has been a Texan treat since 1911.
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1101 S Blue Bell Rd, Brenham, TX 77833-4413
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+1 800-327-8135
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Reviewed yesterday

Blue Bell Ice Cream is one of Brenham's icons. The ice cream parlor and gift shop are exceptional--not mention the delicious ice cream in many flavors! The tour is very interesting. Great attention has been paid to the architecture and statuary. A must-visit if you...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We live just down the road from the facotory. It is always busy, but not hard to get into.You can't beat the price for a bowl of Blue Bell, $1.00. You overlook the factory floor from glass windows above which is fun for all ages,...More

Thank Reba P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were passing through and decided to drop in. Disappointed that a tour is no longer done. The observation deck can be closed during your visit and they do not allow pictures to be taken, claiming it is for the "privacy" of their mask and...More

1  Thank LizNnawlins
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was fascinating to watch them make and pack the ice cream. The visit did not last long because you view the creamery from above. The fre dip of ice cream was a very nice gesture.

Thank 883kristeng
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's a fun place to visit and get a monster scoop of Bluebell deliciousness for only a dollar. You can't beat that.

Thank Mike J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had always wanted to go by here as I'd passed here (Brenham) on my many trips between Houston and Austin. I believe at one point they actually had real tours, but now, all there is is an observation deck. They have a visitor center...More

1  Thank Rotel1026
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fun place to visit and you can try out different flavors for small fee! Located in Brenham and there are many interesting places to visit in the area! highly recommend the visit!

Thank brenda m
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was definitely an awesome place to visit. However by the time I reached there , around 3:40 pm, the observation deck was already closed. So, we missed the fun part of the tour to the creamery. You will be able to buy ice cream...More

1  Thank sinhaca
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went on a visit to this and had a thoroughly good time being told about the production of ice cream. It was very cheap to visit, and being a 'senior' had reduced entry. The large scoop of ice cream you have at the end is...More

Thank Custom53
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Husband and I did a half-day getaway to Brenham, and this was one of our stops. Had never been there before, but glad we stopped in. We learned the history of this local icon, had the opportunity to view the packimg and shipping from a...More

1  Thank ws1929c
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redbird555
May 23, 2018|
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Response from john l | Reviewed this property |
They do not do guided tours. The observation deck is available for viewing production and packaging most weekdays from 8am to 2 pm. There is an employee there who will answer questions and give information about the... More
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Mary Lou O
April 10, 2018|
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Response from vacationeverysummer | Reviewed this property |
Yes 1$ scoops
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marshagarland
March 12, 2018|
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Response from Jackye M | Reviewed this property |
You will need to call them
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