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Just visiting...and it was fascinating!

We do not live in Texas, much less Forney. However, we were visiting the old town area and decided... read more

Reviewed September 9, 2018
Elk Grove Village, Illinois
A Bale of Cotton

Our Senior Center visited, was interesting & informative. Enjoyed seeing photos of old buildings... read more

Reviewed August 9, 2018
Forney, Texas
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Sep 9, 2018
“Just visiting...and it was fascinating!”
Aug 9, 2018
“A Bale of Cotton”
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
200 S Bois D Arc St, Forney, TX 75126-9407
+1 972-552-2400
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Reviewed September 9, 2018

We do not live in Texas, much less Forney. However, we were visiting the old town area and decided to learn about where we were. The Spellman Museum of Forney History was very comprehensive and provided a wonderful insight into what animals, people, and tribes...More

Thank dsummer1956
Reviewed August 9, 2018

Our Senior Center visited, was interesting & informative. Enjoyed seeing photos of old buildings, history of Forney. I had never seen a bale of cotton, was much larger than I had expected.

Thank joystu47
Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

This is a well done museum with a lot of nicely done local history that is engaging to people of all ages.

Thank Donna F
Reviewed May 24, 2017

Quite impresed by this little gem. Informative, family and locals oriented. Great littl stop for this little town

Thank kathyh264
Reviewed April 10, 2017

I was pleasantly surprised by the newly opened museum in downtown Forney. It was very interesting, with attractive and interactive displays providing much information regarding Forney in olden and current days. I enjoyed it much more than I expected!

Thank joycar
Reviewed March 1, 2017

This museum has some really engaging exhibits aimed at all ages. There are interesting things for adults and enough activities for the kids that they won't get bored. Starting with the Indian culture that was in the area through the growth years and the hard...More

Thank TexasJimC
Reviewed February 13, 2017

We went on the opening weekend. I had been looking forward to learning about some of the local history. I will return again to learn more.

Thank prayse
Reviewed November 17, 2016

Great place to learn the history of Forney, Texas and surrounding area. Neat hands on exhibits. Nice new museum.

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