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Brazos Valley Museum of Natural History

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Horse Power special exhibit

Horse Power, the story of Horse-drawn vehicles" is the featured exhibit through mid-Jan.,2018. I... read more

Reviewed September 15, 2017
Cedar Hill, TX
Nice small museum

This museum is small, but well done. It has some great fossils and historical artifacts from the... read more

Reviewed September 6, 2017
Jim S
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“Great Local Museum”
Jul 4, 2018
“Excellent Regional-Focus Museum”
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3232 Briarcrest Dr, Bryan, TX 77802-3015
+1 979-776-2195
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The museum has great exhibits and programs. Anyone who lives in the area should definitely visit! I was pleased to discover such a gem in the Brazos Valley.

Thank Linnann C
Reviewed July 4, 2018

My wife and I were in Bryan and looked up "Things to Do" on tripadvisor. The museum was listed and it was a great visit. The museum has a wide variety of animal and fossil displays, is attractive, has a friendly staff, is inexpensive, and...More

2  Thank jdayrail .
Reviewed May 22, 2018

A great museum with excelent exhibits and programs for young and old alike. A wonderfull resource for the area.

Thank Parten W
Reviewed April 27, 2018

I really enjoy the changing exhibits the museum offers; the one up right now is on the invention of the home computer and has an interactive room with an Atari that you can play on. The permanent exhibits focus on Texas History, going back to...More

1  Thank GoodBull97
Reviewed February 15, 2018 via mobile

A very small museum with a hodgepodge of small mostly static displays. If you have been to ANY other natural science museum you will be disappointed. Go to the George H W Bush Presidential Library instead.

1  Thank OldAg65
Reviewed September 15, 2017

Horse Power, the story of Horse-drawn vehicles" is the featured exhibit through mid-Jan.,2018. I spent about a hour looking at the exhibit and enjoyed it. I was interested in the construction of stage coaches. There is a direct connection between the companies which manufactured horse...More

Thank stevieweavie2013
Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

This museum is small, but well done. It has some great fossils and historical artifacts from the area. In order to see and read everything expect to spend 1-1:30 hours.

Thank Jim S
Reviewed July 19, 2017 via mobile

Personally, I love small random museums, with exhibits cobbled together from bequests, particularly if there's below average taxidermy. So this ticked my boxes. Not so much my 15 month old son. There were no appropriate places for him to play, so he had to stay...More

Thank SarahGarnick
Reviewed June 20, 2017 via mobile

Not very many exhibits, but what they had was nice. Would have enjoyed the live animal exhibit more if there were not campers in there, too. They offer a day camp for children, so we felt uncomfortable going in the live animal exhibit area while...More

Thank 232leslij
Reviewed April 2, 2017

We took our family for the long weekend and it's a great piece of attraction to check out in town. Several variety of artifiacts

Thank frankyhalls
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Bambi B
July 30, 2018|
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Response from GoodBull97 | Reviewed this property |
I believe it's a $5 entrance fee, unless you're a student, senior, or child hen there's a lower fee