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Frontier Times Museum

510 13th Street, Bandera, TX 78003
+1 830-796-3864
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Nice little museum

Somewhat small, but crammed full of interesting artifacts from frontier times through WWII and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Kenneth R
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Garland, Texas
Small town offering but a worthwhile stop

Oh, my! You can spend hours checking out the wide range of items in this collection. The oddities... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
JoyceWR
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Round Rock, Texas
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Includes many early pioneer items, some very unusual.
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good46%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“shrunken head” (4 reviews)
“small town” (6 reviews)
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510 13th Street, Bandera, TX 78003
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+1 830-796-3864
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Somewhat small, but crammed full of interesting artifacts from frontier times through WWII and current rodeo champions and their equipment. Very nice lady welcomed me and told me about some of the most interesting items (various WWII items, coins, 2-headed calf, dressed flea's, etc.). She...More

Thank Kenneth R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Oh, my! You can spend hours checking out the wide range of items in this collection. The oddities like the shrunken head catch your eye first, but check out the other things that are so interesting.

1  Thank JoyceWR
Reviewed 13 October 2017

This is a neat little museum that was opened in 1933. The entry fee is reasonable but they do not offer a military/veteran discount. There is a wide array of interesting and unique artifacts but only a portion are related to the Frontier times. There...More

1  Thank Steve D
Reviewed 5 September 2017

This is a wonderful little museum. We enjoyed it very much. The staff was very friendly and they took the time to show us around.

1  Thank woodmaster9
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

This musuem is very nice and friendly. Lots of interesting items to look at with great information. Our next visit to Bandera we will be sure visit again.

Thank justme0329
Reviewed 22 July 2017

We always like the Frontier Times Museum--the architecture of the building is classic--the story behind the newspaper and museum is interesting. So glad that it's there and gives you a taste of life back in the day...their special events are nice--cowboy singers around campfire. The...More

Thank ZinnHouston
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Little museum in town of bandera had great memorabilia from the rodeos. Wonderful information on early Texas nicely organized and the kids get to play a scavenger hunt for a prize.

Thank mkington25
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Limited but still interesting collection of the tools and articles referred to the life on the frontier . Nice introduction by well informed personnel made the visit more enjoyable and interesting.

Thank rdrozd7
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

We had a groupon for our visit, but I would have gladly paid full price. They have lots of interesting collections. The lady behind the counter was very friendly and helpful. I wish I had more time to look around. This is not a big...More

Thank Casey S
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

This Little museum is jam-packed with stuff! You can spend an hour in the three rooms and still not have seen everything. So much to look at you have to go back again. A very wide range of content, but all related to living on...More

Thank Heather S
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