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rexhans wrote a review Apr 2019
Mesa, Arizona193 contributions76 helpful votes
while visiting the downtown area we stopped in to visit this small free local museum. donations are accepted. we spent about an hour and loved perusing what appeared to be mainly locally donated memorabilia and artifacts. everything from old high school letterman jackets and cheerleader uniforms to military items donated by locals to well just about everything you could think of. it was not only a comprehensive detailing of McAllen's past but also a trip down memory lane decade by decade. it was probably the highlight of our time in McAllen. hours of operation are limited so make sure you check before going but it is surely worth working it into your day.…
Date of experience: April 2019
traveleraroundplaces wrote a review Nov 2018
Otis, Oregon6 contributions1 helpful vote
Very nice staff and knowledgeable - small building full of local history. Part of the fun was walking here from my hotel as it is right in downtown and next to local businesses with flair of the area.
Date of experience: November 2018
Tim R wrote a review Sep 2018
San Antonio, Texas134 contributions41 helpful votes
Stopped by on a Wednesday afternoon. The woman who was there was very friendly and helpful. She put on several videos and even brought out some books for me to look at.
Date of experience: September 2018
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randall1025 wrote a review Mar 2018
New Orleans, Louisiana391 contributions52 helpful votes
I arrived on March 2nd ready to learn more about this "little" Texas town. There were great artifacts and a movie that highlighted the first 100 years of the city. The staff were great and made me feel welcomed and were ready to answer questions. Free to the public...please leave a donation to keep the door opened!…
Date of experience: March 2018
walkos1 wrote a review Nov 2016
McAllen, Texas47 contributions15 helpful votes
If you wish to learn about McAllen and the local area this is the definitive place to go. Great visuals and always someone around to assist.
Date of experience: September 2016