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Pearce Civil War & Western Art Museum

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Address: 2100 W Collin St, Corsicana, TX 75110-4035
Phone Number: 903-875-7438
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Mon - Fri 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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Great display of history and informative. Many items thatbarw displayed and cared for and handled withthe utmost care to keep it at its original condition.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Walter A
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Great display of history and informative. Many items thatbarw displayed and cared for and handled withthe utmost care to keep it at its original condition.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Pearch Museum complex is not your typical Historical Society Museum you find in a town this size. Yes, it is nice but in our opinion it is not worth the money we spent to visit. I think the price is what’s keeping people away. It’s no wonder we were the only people in the Museum at that time. We... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When planning your trip, you need to plan a complete morning or afternoon for the Museum. Our group set aside 2 hours, which was not nearly long enough. The gentleman conducting the tour was an expert in Civil War history and very interesting. All in our group of 20+ thought it was GREAT! Time well spent.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

This is a museum of letters written between all parties during the Civil war donated by the Pearce Family. Well worth the drive from D-FW. Located on the campus of Navarro College on Highway 31 & just west of Interstate 45. Also a room of western art (Paintings, sculptures, etc). Younger children will enjoy the film in Cook center Planetarium... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016 via mobile

It is a well kept secret. The presentations are stunning. The staff are very knowledgeable and helpful. One could easily spend a long time just taking in all of the exhibits. Great value. It is a family place with something for everyone. If you are in town you need to visit this place.

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Tyler, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

We found this museum to be a hidden gem. The tour guide walked with us through the displays and pointed out the most interesting facts of each display. We had time to wander on our own as well. It was fascinating to see and hear narratives of the battles and those who fought. Could have easily spent 3 hours here.... More 

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Kerens, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

A great Corsicana attraction. I have been there numerous times and have learned something new about the history of the Civil War each time I am there. The museum itself, is respectfully presented in a balance of historical perspective to the visitor, and makes you think you have been drawn into Ken Burns celebrated PBS presentation of that heartbreaking era... More 

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Streetman, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016

Wonderful little museum well worth several hours. Civil war artifacts are interesting with good narratives. Western art has excellent examples of contemporary (meaning recently produced) art. Planned on zipping through but spent several hours. Very informative!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2016

Great place to visit that has Western art and Civil War History items. The museum is reasonably priced.

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Dallas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

I really liked this museum. At the beginning of the musuem, the short movie is well made and excellent. The western art is very impressive!!! There is also an arrow head collection that is HUGE and very impressive.

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