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A hidden gem just outside of Fort Worth

This is real old-time, small town history. We called in advance for a group tour and they pulled... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2018
Houston, Texas
great display

great small town with very interesting history staff very nice and had great knowledge of history... read more

Reviewed July 9, 2018
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The Burleson Visitors Center is located at 124 W. Ellison St., in the historic interurban depot. The center is owned by the City and managed by the Burleson Heritage Foundation. The center provides historical and tourist information to patrons...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
124 W Ellison St, Burleson, TX 76028-4256
+1 817-447-1575
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Reviewed August 6, 2018

This is real old-time, small town history. We called in advance for a group tour and they pulled out all the stops! They called in reinforcements and had some long-time residents and members of the historical society come in to accommodate our large group. The...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Allegro615
Reviewed July 9, 2018

great small town with very interesting history staff very nice and had great knowledge of history of town and what they plan for future .everyone i have met in this town goes out of their way to make you feel at home

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

We stopped in because we saw a flyer advertising the town. Thought it would be fun. Stopped in the visitors center. Was greeted by a lady and she was very attentive. Showed us around and gave a few pointers of were to go. Nice lady...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

We visited this exhibit with my daughters school as part of a field trip. I have done this tour several times with my kids elementary school and I have enjoyed it each time. The staff is very knowledgeable and enjoys telling stories about the rail...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed November 30, 2017

Burleson is a cute town with historical significance relating to Fort Worth area of Texas. Burleson has a lot of antique stores, mom & pop shops, dining and shopping.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Caroline P
Reviewed October 13, 2017

This is in Old Town Burleson. It's about to be completely renovated to have a park area. The businesses in the area are mostly locally owned and folks are friendly.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Sharmin A
Reviewed July 11, 2017

The gentlmen that we visited with was very proud of his community.He was polite and helpful. He was able to give us the info we needed.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed May 25, 2017 via mobile

This is a small regional museum housed in the former train ticket office/town pharmacy. Though small, it houses many interesting items: WWI & WWII artifacts, a beautiful wood organ, a wooden telephone booth, a large Linotype printing machine, arrowheads are displayed, clothes from a former...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed January 17, 2017

This little building always attracts visitors during special events, but gets overlooked most days and it is a shame. It has some interesting historical displays and it definitely worth the stop by.

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Paige E
Reviewed December 28, 2016

A quick but informative and interesting walk through Burleson's railroad beginnings. Nice volunteers shared a lot of history and the train cars are fun for the kids.

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank BellaofItlaia
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