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West of The Pecos Museum

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Pecos Museum Toot!

As we were standing on the balcony, a train came by. We waved and the conductor tooted his horn... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2018
RGVillal
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Houston, Texas
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This is worth a visit. You see how the frontier people had to live in this not so hospitable... read more

Reviewed September 30, 2018
Gerald G
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Spring, United States
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120 E. Dot Stafford Street, Pecos, TX 79772
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Reviewed October 2, 2018

As we were standing on the balcony, a train came by. We waved and the conductor tooted his horn, held it for a while and waved back! Very cool!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank RGVillal
Reviewed September 30, 2018

This is worth a visit. You see how the frontier people had to live in this not so hospitable environment.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Gerald G
Reviewed July 3, 2018

we went with our young child, and she got bored quickly! lots to read and learn about, but not much of interest for a child to be kept entertained. many exhibits remained the same over the years.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank bdr73
Reviewed March 9, 2018 via mobile

Decent museum if you are in the area, not worth a significant detour. A large collection of "stuff," from the are and locals. Some is of no cultural or historical value, other items are out of context or order, and have no logical grouping. Receptionist...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed December 12, 2017 via mobile

Pecos is the birthplace of the rodeo and the museum is like a time capsule to a far different era. Has 3 stories of artifacts that tell a fascinating story about the little railroad town that is now in the middle of oil country. Loved...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed October 19, 2017

My daughter and I intended to take a short break from driving so we stopped in Pecos, We wound up staying over and hour because we found the Pecos Museum so fascinating. I have been to museums in Europe, Mexico and all over the U.S....More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Kay M
Reviewed October 16, 2017

If I lived in this town or local area, I would consider this to be a very fascinating place. There is a lot of local history here. However, coming from elsewhere, I cannot get excited about Masonic badges and furniture from years ago of the...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Stewart S
Reviewed September 27, 2017

This is a hidden gem in Pecos and so many miss this wonderful collection of western and historical history from this area. Three floors so be prepared to do stair climbing.

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank traveler47gc
Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

This was my first time visiting the Pecos Museum although I had been in the area so many times. What an awesome display of history and so well preserved. I learned so many new facts about Pecos,TX that just blew my mind. When or if...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank gwood814
Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

Each time I come here I learn something new. A great place for history junkies 😋 I love the staff they seem to know a lot about Pecos's history

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Erica M
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