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Lots of area history

Truly enjoyed walking around, viewing and reading about the history of this area. So much to see... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kimberly P
A Fun Stop

We had family here for a reunion and we decided this might be a good place to see. IT WAS!!! The... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Truly enjoyed walking around, viewing and reading about the history of this area. So much to see! Loved the display of the farmers and ranchers western hats. We recognized many of the owners.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Kimberly P
Reviewed 4 September 2018

We had family here for a reunion and we decided this might be a good place to see. IT WAS!!! The exhibits were many & varied. There is something for everyone, and along with print info, the attendants are helpful

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank AnnetteS1959
Reviewed 3 July 2018

Went through this museum. they have aerial photography from the 1920s side by side with current aerial photography so you can see how much everything has changed. There's a collection of Cowboy hats going way back. It has a section on the tornado that went...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank mikekeel2017
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

It does not look like much when you first walk in— there is a hall of photographs and placards outlining the history of Wichita Falls. But as you go further in there are probably a dozen rooms each with its own theme. There are hundreds...More

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank Foxonthego
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Buying a piece of land in town and wanted to know more about the area, this museum was extremely helpful!

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Michael K
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Wichita Falls has a great museum that is quite unique to Wichita Falls. Each room in the museum has a theme. My favorite room is the cowboy hat room where there are hundreds of cowboy hats worn by people around the area. I am also...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Candi M
Reviewed 16 August 2017

......to pick up some paintings of a friend that had been on display. By looking around, I realized that I want to return!

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Skeeter1950
Reviewed 1 August 2017

This museum was a great little find & it kept us busy a for a couple of hours. The exhibits were very interesting and informative. They definitely have an area for everyone's interests.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Marsi M
Reviewed 29 May 2017

I moved away from Vernon, Texas where my family had Winters Monument Company many years ago and my Father Robert. Ogle Reid Winters and my Mother, Irene M. Barnes Winters moved to Wichita Falls, Texas from Fort Worth in about 1954. My Father was the...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Author Brenda W
Reviewed 24 May 2017

I give it a four star rating since it was free. It wasn't as interesting as some of the other local history museums I have been to but it was OK. There is an extraordinary amount of cowboy hats on display so if your into...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank OnTheRoadAgain1056
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12 September 2016|
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Tuesday thru Saturday....10 to 4.