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Sherman Jazz Museum

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What a gem!

A fantastic museum dedicated to the jazz greats. Free admission. If you appreciate the history of... read more

Reviewed June 16, 2018
Dallas, Texas
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Amazing place!

What a great gem of a place we discovered today! If you like jazz music a little or a lot, you... read more

Reviewed June 16, 2018
Dallas, Texas, United States
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201 E Lamar St, Sherman, TX 75090-7134
+1 817-946-4112
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Reviewed June 16, 2018 via mobile

A fantastic museum dedicated to the jazz greats. Free admission. If you appreciate the history of jazzin America, this is the place for you.

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Reviewed June 16, 2018

What a great gem of a place we discovered today! If you like jazz music a little or a lot, you HAVE to check this place out! Curators have amassed albums, instruments and more from all of the eras, and are very friendly and knowledgeable...More

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Reviewed June 9, 2018

If you are traveling to Sherman, Texas, do your best to be there on a Saturday afternoon, when the Jazz Museum is open (1-5 p.m.). Feel the ambience and imagine a young Ella Fitzgerald, voice pure and memorable, if lacking her mature depth, in the...More

1  Thank Ginger R
Reviewed November 19, 2017

The Sherman Jazz Museum is a delightful surprise. Who would have guessed that in Sherman, Texas you would find a museum that has so many artifacts and display items related to jazz. There are records, instruments, and even some clothing from famous jazz musicians. I...More

Thank Pamela H
Reviewed July 10, 2017

The Sherman Jazz Museum is a hidden gem. I was surprised at how well this museum is put together and the amount of history that it contains. The outside does not seem that impressive but once you get inside there are room after room of...More

1  Thank 383pamelah
Reviewed May 28, 2017

It's the only place to see the entire Maynard Ferguson and Roy Eldridge estates, plus instruments owned by Miles Davis, Chet Baker, Harry James, Duke Ellington, Doc Severinsen, Harry James, Don Jacoby, Marvin Stamm, Danny Davis, Bunny Berigan, Dick Shearer, Don Thomas, Stan Mark, Al...More

2  Thank William C
Reviewed April 7, 2017

This is another example of what you can do with an older building. Once a Masonic Lodge for many years, this place has been converted to a Jazz Museum, which I must admit was a first for me. Not knowing exactly what to expect, we...More

1  Thank Retired_in_MX
Reviewed November 2, 2016

The Sherman Jazz Museum is a very special treat for the Jazz Lover/Music Fan/Music History Buff/Musician/Music Student. This is truly a "Music Treasure" and is hidden away in Sherman Texas!! The owners are truly jazz music historians and have done a magnificent job in putting...More

Thank Ron M
Reviewed August 18, 2016

The Sherman Jazz Museum is probably not for everyone. If you have no interest in music at all, it will not be your cup of tea in all probability. I rate the museum as a But if you love music, if you have any interest...More

Thank navigator1987
Reviewed August 1, 2016 via mobile

Driving to the Farmer's Market on Saturday, saw a small sign advertising the Sherman Jazz Museum. Called and found they were open that afternoon (closed in August, so timing was perfect). Spent a wonderful 2 hours exploring the museum with its founder and family. The...More

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