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History Center for Aransas County

801 E Cedar St, Rockport, TX 78382-2914
+1 361-727-9214
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Small but Interesting!

A beautifully maintained history center focusing on the history of homes in the area. The guide... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2017
Liz G
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Shippenville, Pennsylvania
Open only Fridays & Saturdays from 10am to 2pm

My husband and I wanted to visit the History Center for Aransas County but it is open only Fridays... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2016
M J
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Austin, Texas
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11 Jun 2017
“Small but Interesting!”
18 Jun 2016
“Open only Fridays & Saturdays from 10am to 2pm”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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801 E Cedar St, Rockport, TX 78382-2914
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+1 361-727-9214
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Reviewed 11 June 2017

A beautifully maintained history center focusing on the history of homes in the area. The guide was extremely knowledgeable about not only the homes, but other historical aspects of the area.

1  Thank Liz G
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Reviewed 18 June 2016

My husband and I wanted to visit the History Center for Aransas County but it is open only Fridays & Saturdays from 10am to 2pm. Darn. We were in Rockport Sunday through Thursday so we missed out. Maybe next time. The admission is Free.

2  Thank M J
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Reviewed 2 June 2016

If you are looking to uncover more about an area, local history sources are a must. The center offers a chance to tell you more about Rockport and the surrounding area. Fortunately, they switch up exhibits to keep a standing invitation to this springboard of...More

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Reviewed 16 March 2016

By moving the "penny house" to it's present side with a total renovation, this now becomes Rockport's first history center that can be toured by the public.. Every other month a new exhibit highlighting Rockport's rich history as well as Texas. This facility is not...More

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Reviewed 28 January 2016

Starting with the historic building that is the History Center, this little museum is such a gem! The gardens are historic and fantastic! The docents are wonderful and knowledgeable, in period costumes! So fun! The exhibit was interesting and we even met a living relative...More

2  Thank Lucretia J
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Reviewed 18 January 2016

The History Center for Aransas County showcases local heritage. Outdoor and indoor exhibits tell the stories of the real people of Aransas County. The Center provides space for displays, workshops, meetings and gatherings. Free Admission!

2  Thank Richard K
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