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Nolan Ryan Center

Alvin Community College, Alvin, TX
+1 281-388-1134
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Museum now closed

Although this museum has closed some of its exhibits have been transferred to the Alvin Historical... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2017
rklapper
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Alvin,Texas
Great place for the baseball fans

Great place for the baseball fans it doesn't disappoint lots of cool things to read and watch about... read more

Reviewed 15 November 2016
Scott S
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Alvin, Texas
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18 Aug 2017
“Museum now closed”
14 Nov 2016
“Great place for the baseball fans”
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Alvin Community College, Alvin, TX
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+1 281-388-1134
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Reviewed 18 August 2017

Although this museum has closed some of its exhibits have been transferred to the Alvin Historical Museum. They will be on display there in the future.

Thank rklapper
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Reviewed 15 November 2016

Great place for the baseball fans it doesn't disappoint lots of cool things to read and watch about the Famous Nolan Ryan.

Thank Scott S
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Reviewed 30 July 2016

The museum has been closed since May. The exhibits have been transferred to the Texas Sports Hall of Fame in Waco, TX. They have some autograph items for sale and the statue and flags remain.

2  Thank Douglas L
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Reviewed 30 September 2014

It is all about Nolen which is great, lots about him, clean and enjoyed reading and seeing items. small and nice . Sports buffs would love it .

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Reviewed 17 August 2013

An incredible athlete and person, Nolan Ryan's life and career is wonderfully documented in the Nolan Ryan Center on the campus of Alvin Community College. Proceeds from the center and museum fund the Nolan Ryan Foundation which supports youth, education and community development. The local...More

3  Thank duck8to
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Reviewed 9 May 2013 via mobile

If you love baseball and Nolan Ryan you have to visit here! It is a walk through his life and Career. This state of the art facility has beautiful displays of everything Nolan! You can watch a short video that gives you an opportunity to...More

2  Thank Julie W
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Reviewed 18 April 2013

Everyone across USA knows Alvin is the birthplace of Nolan Ryan - a one of the best baseball pitchers of all time. Inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame. Not many know that a his first coach at school was Glen York who accompanied Nolan...More

1  Thank 53bob22
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Reviewed 26 January 2013

As a kid growing up playing ball and way before the steroid area and before Youtube Nolan had me read so many how to pitch books and teach me the correct way to pitch without hurting my arm in the process. I have collected his...More

2  Thank dunnonsite
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Reviewed 20 June 2012 via mobile

A very well done musuem dedicated to Nolan Ryan. We really enjoyed it!

2  Thank Ruth R
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Reviewed 6 January 2012

This museum is excellent. Near Alvin Community College, it is easy to find. I went with a church group and we all enjoyed it.

1  Thank omaopatravellers
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