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National Ranching Heritage Center

3121 Fourth Street, Lubbock, TX 79409-3200
+1 806-742-0498
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Business meeting venu

Held a business/public meeting here and the facility was top notch. John and the rest of the staff... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Austin, Texas
I'd give it 10 stars if they would let me

This is one of the premier attractions in the United States. They have more authentic ranch... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Debby A
Greensburg, Kansas
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Open daily from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. except Sunday from 1 to 5 p.m. Although the museum closes at 5 p.m., the 19-acre historical park closes at 4 p.m. It takes 45 to 90 minutes to see the ranch structures and walk the 1.5 mile pathway. Visitors should plan to visit the outdoor park early enough to complete their tour by 4 p.m.
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Travellers talk about
“texas history” (16 reviews)
“old west” (11 reviews)
“walking tour” (7 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
3121 Fourth Street, Lubbock, TX 79409-3200
+1 806-742-0498
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Held a business/public meeting here and the facility was top notch. John and the rest of the staff were super friendly and helpful. A wonderful place to hold a corporate event.

Thank speedyeg17
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is one of the premier attractions in the United States. They have more authentic ranch buildings than any other museum. In fact, only two buildings at the Ranching Heritage Center are reproductions - all the others are real. From early adobe Spanish buildings, to...More

1  Thank Debby A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was really cool, as you take the walk outdoors you can see as time progressed how the ranch house evolved, really cool place, Price and Parking were Priced just right... Free

Thank John S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had never been here until my wife and daughter started volunteering here. I went one day when they were working and this place is great. If you like history of the area, then this is the place to go. All the building and facilities...More

Thank Ryan R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Even the extreme heat could not keep us from this stop. Enjoyed the stroll through the authentic buildings. Lovingly kept and well maintained. Any age would enjoy! Sidebar- the day we were there they had a gaming activity going on/ almost everyone was walking with...More

Thank DebbieY58
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The facility is really quite nice, has good paths, bathrooms, and water fountains. For Pokemon players, there are 9 stops and 2 gyms on property.

Thank Brittony N
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My 14 year old niece was in town for the week so we took her. We all enjoyed the gorgeous beading on the Quanah Parker items as well as all of the fascinating buildings.

Thank RedRaiderGBPacker
Reviewed 14 July 2017

This museum is a trip back in time of the ranching frontiers' development.You can view specific exhibits inside the main building and dn then you walk the trail to see buildings from various eras of the ranching frontier. See if you can find Jack Rabbit...More

1  Thank Krystal H
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Spacious grounds, plenty of shady spots, good map and signs for all buildings. The inside displays are good quality, store has a nice selection of items. The restrooms are small if you are in a large group with two stalls for ladies. Plenty of parking...More

Thank mrosas24
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

A collection of original buildings from early West Texas ranches. They are presented with history of their original owners and furnished with early period pieces. It shows how tough life was then and how resourceful early settles were.

Thank Sid D
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19 May 2017|
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Response from wolfcreek850 | Reviewed this property |
There is a paved path but there is quite a bit of walking outside. You can probably push your Dad in the wheelchair but I'm not sure how far your mom can walk.
26 August 2016|
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Response from Daniel S | Reviewed this property |
It's just a show up and wander through kind of place. I'm sure if you wanted a guided tour for a group or special event they could arrange it.
Carri A
15 May 2016|
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Response from Sue J | Property representative |
Only service dogs are permitted.