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George Ranch Historical Park

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An experience to be had for local history

This place is the best ever. It gives you the history and the feel of how it was in the past... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
Want to see real cowboys - come here!!

Excellent place for family to learn about the pioneer days. Watch cowboys and pioneer people act... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2018
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The George Ranch Historical Park's history follows family lines beginning in 1824 and spans more than 100 years. Just 30 miles southwest of downtown Houston, the Park is located on a 20,000 acre working ranch featuring historic homes, costumed...more
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10215 Fm 762 Rd, Richmond, TX 77469-9352
+1 281-343-0218
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Reviewed 6 August 2018

This place is the best ever. It gives you the history and the feel of how it was in the past. Enjoyed the cattle and pictures with the Long Horns. My favorite was the blacksmith area and the cattle roundup.

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Reviewed 29 July 2018

Excellent place for family to learn about the pioneer days. Watch cowboys and pioneer people act out the old days. Visit some of the exhibits they have. When they have special events - sometimes State Park is there with animals, other vendors there - just...More

Thank Brenda P
Reviewed 10 July 2018

History of Fort Bend County including original historical homes that are available for touring. Several times a year there are enactments of how living took place in the 1800’s.

Thank 66happygirl
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Lunch again was so good. Quiche and fruit salad are always a winner. A must at least once a month with friends and family.

Thank Dolores G
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Went with a teenager and spent 4 hours exploring. See it all if you go. All of the activities are worth your time. You will learn a lot about TX history. A fun place for all ages. We packed a lunch, which allowed us to...More

Thank 276suzannea
Reviewed 26 June 2018

We visited with family from out of town. For the most part all staff was very friendly and informative. The cattle roping demonstration was awesome. The cowboys and cowgirls were very nice and paused during their discussion for questions to be asked. The kids even...More

Thank ladybugtx81
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

My husband and I visited yesterday with our 5 and 6 year old children. As the school holidays hadn't started yet the place was very quiet and at times it felt we had it to ourselves which was fantastic. Every member of staff that we...More

Thank DBCMacclesfield
Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

For a place that was supposed to be fun for my child and his classmates, I feel it has been one of the worst experiences. Staff was not friendly, the only exception was the woman that gave us a tour of the White House in...More

Thank patty9zapata
Reviewed 24 May 2018

My husband and I went to George Ranch on a Tuesday in mid-May. We spent about 5 hours touring the 4 homes, other structures, watching a livestock demonstration and so much more. The cowgirls and cowboy was interesting to watch. We got a big kick...More

Thank M J
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

We planned to spend an hour or so and ended up spending a little more than 4 hours and glad for it - on a weekday when the weekend extras weren’t available. We enjoyed the livestock demonstration a lot, especially the cattle leaping into the...More

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Linda C
22 February 2017|
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Response from Jennifer F | Property representative |
Hi Linda -- You should easily be able to stay away from the horses on the walking loop. The horses are only at the 1930s George Cattle Complex area and the path branches off so you can bypass the barns. And you can... More