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Address: 112 Lamar, Hill College, Hillsboro, TX 76645
Phone Number: (254) 659-7500
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Took friends from New York all were quite impressed! Everyone said that they definitely want to revisit!

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 21, 2016
Deborah S
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Hillsboro, Texas
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Jacksonville, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016

A free history museum on the grounds of Hill College. It is small but well layed out and full of Texas history.

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Hillsboro, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016

Took friends from New York all were quite impressed! Everyone said that they definitely want to revisit!

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Temple, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2016

Lots of good Texas History on the campus of Hill College. Most of the items in this place was a collection from a history professor there.

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Rockford, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2016 via mobile

Great museum. A must see. But why would the gift shop sell things that are mostly from China. A real shame. The community and the State of Texas should be very proud of the museum but the gift shop...not so much. The store manager told me that most products were from China because cost effective USA products were not available..really.... More 

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Northeastern US
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

This museum covers Texas military history in various wars. If you are driving past Hillsboro on I-35 and have an hour to spare, the museum is well worth a visit. It is open early (8 AM), too. Just be aware of the speed bumps (not marked at all) in the road leading to the museum.

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Fresno, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

Hill College is a small junior college. A visit to their Heritage Museum was a total surprise to me. Did not expect the quality of their presentations or the layout of their exhibits. If you ever wondered about Audie Murphy's roll in WWII that made him famous, you will find out here. The Boy Scout exhibits brought back a few... More 

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Forney, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2012

This museum is one of the best history museum's I have been to. A great collection of artifacts from every American war. Full of history for a medium size museum.

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