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The McAllen Heritage Center

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301 S Main St, McAllen, TX 78501-4806
+1 956-687-1904
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Nice way to learn about McAllen!

I arrived on March 2nd ready to learn more about this "little" Texas town. There were great... read more

Reviewed March 4, 2018
randall1025
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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Local history encapsulated

If you wish to learn about McAllen and the local area this is the definitive place to go. Great... read more

Reviewed November 1, 2016
walkos1
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McAllen, Texas
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Mar 4, 2018
“Nice way to learn about McAllen!”
Nov 1, 2016
“Local history encapsulated”
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301 S Main St, McAllen, TX 78501-4806
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+1 956-687-1904
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Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

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....More

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Reviewed November 1, 2016

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.

Thank walkos1
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Reviewed October 15, 2016

This is a wonderful place to take visitors. It has everything that you need to know about how McAllen came to be. It is a wonderful historical dedication to those that built this town. I took my kids and visiting family and have been several...More

Thank Madzech
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Reviewed May 17, 2016

Nice little place with a lot of pictures and videos of the old valley. I went with my kid, they enjoy seeing how the valley look like when I was a little girl.

Thank Mguar
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Reviewed September 1, 2015

Enjoyed the many historical exhibits and murals in the museum. It's free of charge (although they do accept donations) and free parking back of the building. No food allowed and photographing anything requires approval.

Thank Laura C
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Reviewed June 24, 2015

Quick in and out ... nice displays, but seemed crowded. Easy access but parking can be a problem. There is parking across the street and on the street; but, Main Street in McAllen at the corner of Main and Hackberry is a major intersection and...More

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Reviewed January 18, 2012

If you are a history buff head on down to this center. Very educational, tells many stories, and if you are a tourist that enjoys the historicle side of things then this is the place for you. My wife brought me here and I actually...More

5  Thank mateo b
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No admission fee...hours: Wednesday-Friday 1-5pm, Saturday 11am-4pm... for more information go to their website, tripadvisor won't allow posting links...wonderful place to visit to learn about the history and culture of this... More
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