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Butler Longhorn Museum

Butler's Longhorn Museum is a hidden treasure within League City. The museum hosts special events... read more

Reviewed August 11, 2018
Toby N
via mobile
A Jewel in League City

I love this little museum! Being a UT grad, I thought at first it must be about my school (LOL... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2018
Laura S
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1220 Coryell St, League City, TX 77573-2518
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Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

Butler's Longhorn Museum is a hidden treasure within League City. The museum hosts special events for children and adults during the day and evening times. The tour takes about 30 minutes, and it's very informative. Volunteers are encouraged to assist as docents, artists, and clerks.

1  Thank Toby N
Reviewed August 6, 2018

I love this little museum! Being a UT grad, I thought at first it must be about my school (LOL!) but in fact it is centered on the great Texas longhorns and their history. The museum is really fun for all ages, even young children,...More

2  Thank Laura S
Reviewed October 2, 2017

The people at the museum are so full of knowledge and passion about the history of the area and the story of the Texas Long Horn. I find myself quoted little tid bits that I learned on our tour. Not only do the have all...More

Thank Linda L
Reviewed August 8, 2017

Excellent coverage of the history of League City, especially the economics of the area and personal experiences of residents and visitors.

Thank fredgrowcock
Reviewed July 24, 2017

I was excited to visit this place upon seeing the building. It has a very old west novelty feel ambience with neat display items inside. The docent does tell you up front that the tour lasts an hour and a half, which was fine by...More

Thank pnkgirl27
Reviewed April 19, 2017

We stopped here on the spur of the moment and were glad we did. This isn't a big place but the lady running it was very friendly and gave us a nice tour. There is a 15 minute introductory film on the effort to save...More

Thank William H
Reviewed April 4, 2017

The museum is an incredible opportunity to step back in time. What is more, they have a small theater in which they show movies - it is so much fun. You can also get on their email list to find out when their open air...More

1  Thank Kimberly124
Reviewed March 1, 2017

You have to check this place out. it is a gem that you would miss if you never went. The history of league city is explained and how the longhorns were a big part in it. Its amazing how Butler was such an influence on...More

Thank Dkboyer2000
Reviewed December 20, 2016

This museum was a fabulous find. We had a guided tour which covered the history of the Longhorn cattle in America from the 1800's to the present day. The horns donated to the museum are absolutely spectacular. There is alot of local art works on...More

1  Thank Christine M
Reviewed October 30, 2016

Family Fun for all ages - food trucks, music and vendors - the Museum is full of local history artifacts - saving the longhorn!

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