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Bosque Museum

301 S Avenue Q, Clifton, TX 76634-1824
+1 254-675-3845
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Very nice museum

We have been wanting to go here for some time. The staff was very friendly and very helpful. We... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
crawfordfoodie
Amazing Collection of Exhibits

When I travel I enjoy visiting local, small town museums to learn about the history and culture of... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2017
Joan W
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Green Valley, Arizona
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301 S Avenue Q, Clifton, TX 76634-1824
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been wanting to go here for some time. The staff was very friendly and very helpful. We enjoyed the exhibits and thought is was great for a town the size of Clifton to have this little jewel.

1  Thank crawfordfoodie
Reviewed 5 June 2017

When I travel I enjoy visiting local, small town museums to learn about the history and culture of the area. This one is one of the best. The first section of the museum centers on the Horn Shelter Site which documents people were living in...More

Thank Joan W
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This museum offers more information, beauty, history, and collectors' items per square foot than any museum I've visited. Starting with a replica of a world class archeological excavation found nearby, through arrowheads, tools, weapons, textiles, a settler's log cabin, library, and local art and photography,...More

1  Thank Abigail R
Reviewed 18 January 2017

A great museum with lots of local Norwegian and German treasures. Also, so many cool arrowheads and fossils. A must see if you are in Clifton or traveling through.

Thank dlb772016
Reviewed 3 November 2016

This is a beautiful museum with volunteers and workers who quite evidently enjoy their job. It just underwent some renovations and it's quite interesting. Many, many items to look at. You will not be disappointed.

Thank jshstick
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

This is a nice little museum. We got a full tour of the place by a nice gentleman working here. Worth a visit if you're in this area.

Thank Birgitte O
Reviewed 23 March 2016

We had so much fun exploring the museum. The staff were very friendly and allowed us to explore at our leisure.

Thank tammit
Reviewed 3 January 2016

I visited the Bosque Museum in late December and found it to be very nicely designed and interesting. The focus of the first section of the museum is on the discovery of the prehistoric Horn Shelter Man in the Bosque area. Very well done exhibit...More

2  Thank texasrepublichistory
Reviewed 5 September 2015

We stopped in at the Bosque Museum and stayed for a few hours. It was very enjoyable and well put together.

Thank mimijaaboo
Reviewed 16 April 2015

This is a very good museum. Everything in it is about Bosque county. we had a guided tour and it was really interesting and informative. I can't wait to take my husband. we were a group tour from work so I don't know if there...More

Thank TexaxGranny
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Mary O
20 February 2016|
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Response from texasrepublichistory | Reviewed this property |
Bosque is pronounced "boss-kee" or "Bah-skee" and is a Spanish word meaning woods or wooded. The Bosque River was named by early Spanish explorers and the county was probably named after the river.
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