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Taylor County History Center

133 N William St, Buffalo Gap, TX 79508-2231
+1 325-572-3365
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Great History Lesson

This was a marvelous exhibit. I real step back in time. Beautifully laid out and authentic. Very... read more

Reviewed February 13, 2017
565Julie
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Mulberry, Florida
Small historical site

There were several old buildings to see, all located in one city block. It was nice to visit on a... read more

Reviewed February 8, 2017
cedar4604
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North Richland Hills, Texas
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133 N William St, Buffalo Gap, TX 79508-2231
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Reviewed February 13, 2017

This was a marvelous exhibit. I real step back in time. Beautifully laid out and authentic. Very hands on so it was great to actually touch or sit in the places others did hundreds of years ago. Wonderful experience.

Thank 565Julie
Reviewed February 8, 2017 via mobile

There were several old buildings to see, all located in one city block. It was nice to visit on a sunny winter afternoon.

Thank cedar4604
Reviewed January 19, 2017

I was passing through the area going to Abilene and decided to stop to see the historic village. I was little disappointed that it was all I block in town. The Court house was original the rest were brought in. The buildings covered from 1883-1030's....More

Thank Terry J
Reviewed December 25, 2016

Very friendly laid-back feeling ,with the atop the mountains, whirlwind ever turning the generator ,could have stayed longer but this was more of a business trip,so couldn't tray too long.will back Next Time with the grand Kids Tony

Thank Tony H
Reviewed November 2, 2016

This is a great place to learn of the trials of frontier life in Texas in the mid 1800's. There are so many artifacts displayed you will spend most of the day reading about all of them and seeing them at the same time really...More

Thank Joseph C
Reviewed September 24, 2016 via mobile

Wonderful place to go and meander around checking out what life was like in the late 1800's- early 1900's. You have the option to have a guided tour with the handheld gadget which tells you about a specific area when you put in a code....More

2  Thank theandersoncrew
Reviewed September 22, 2016

Ladies that worked there were very professional and polite. We received an information stick/wand that gives information about every building at Buffalo Gap Historic Village. Also a plastic map of buildings with information numbered for the walk around the village. Very well done. The village...More

2  Thank Billy A
Reviewed April 28, 2016

I had heard of Buffalo Gap Historic Village for years, but finally got the opportunity to go. Boy was I surprised. It was a much bigger deal than I had expected. There is an old drug store, barber shop, doctor and dentist office, school building,...More

1  Thank glendamike1
Reviewed April 6, 2016 via mobile

My fiancé and I are both history lovers and truly enjoyed this place! The only thing that could make it better is to maybe incorporate some living history type of stuff with actors etc

Thank Jessi R
Reviewed March 18, 2016

The Buffalo Gap Historic Village is a great little place-- a little time machine with some great artifacts and stories of our past. The Village is most of a collection of buildings than a village, but it is a fabulous set up. The self-guided tour...More

1  Thank P5_Crazy_Train
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What is admission?
March 9, 2017|
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Response from BGHV | Property representative |
Adults: $7 Seniors 55+ $6 Military, Veteran, First Responders: $6 Group Rate (15 or more w/ 24 hour notice): $5 Children under 5: FREE Buffalo Gap Residents: FREE
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What are their hours? We will be in Abilene Sunday morning....
April 10, 2015|
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Response from PapaKoolKat | Reviewed this property |
Hours June, July, August: Mon. - Sat., 9 a.m to 5 p.m. and Sun., Noon to 5 p.m.; Winter Hours: Mon. - Sat., 10 a.m to 5 p.m. and Sun., Noon to 5 p.m.
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