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Henrietta Memorial Center King Ranch Museum

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This is a small museum but there are some things of interest. The clerk we bought our tickets from... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2018
Randie C
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Small museum with items from King Ranch. Has a few cars and wagons. Visit before ranch tour. Good... read more

Reviewed 22 February 2018
gptex
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405 North 6th Street, Kingsville, TX 78363
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lots of history down here, but very little to see in this museum. Buggies, cars, saddles and a few guns. I was expecting much more from the history of this ranch. Best thing was the film. We were the only ones there and was expecting...More

Thank keithlajack
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice museum. Great display of old saddles. Nice dismay of old cars. Very friendly staff. Good place to visit.

Thank richardderose
Reviewed 20 June 2018

This small museum is interesting to see, but not worth the entry cost. Military members got free admission on Memorial Day, which was about the right price for the museum.

Thank Beth D
Reviewed 25 April 2018

Since there's nothing much in this town to see and if you can get in for free, by all means stop in. When we were there it was part of the package tour so we did go. Half of the place was closed off and...More

1  Thank Bill S
Reviewed 5 March 2018

This is a small museum but there are some things of interest. The clerk we bought our tickets from was very knowledgeable and interesting to talk to.

Thank Randie C
Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

Small museum with items from King Ranch. Has a few cars and wagons. Visit before ranch tour. Good place for souvenirs.

Thank gptex
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

What a Great small museum. Old interesting saddles & guns plus a few of the family's old cars and wagons . Great old ranch pictures. They have a short movie that tells you so much about the King Ranch of yesterdays and today. No pictures...More

Thank susan W
Reviewed 19 December 2017

The film shown here was helpful with the history of the King ranch along with seeing what was used on the ranch.

Thank stacyw44
Chris M, General Manager at Henrietta Memorial Center King Ranch Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 21 December 2017

Thank you! We're glad you enjoyed it.

Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed this because history is our thing. Lots to see from guns to saddles. The thing that makes this interesting is that from 1853 until now, this family has been involved in the operations. Capt. King was a real mover and shaker. He said...More

1  Thank Winriver
Reviewed 1 August 2017

The antique cars and carriages were gorgeous. The beautiful photos from the 1940's reflected what hard work owners and employees did to make the ranch successful.

Thank Linda B
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Grace H
22 May 2017|
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Response from Chris M | Property representative |
Thanks for the question. The bull's name is "Bashful". The name was given by the cowboys because the horn partially hides the bull's face.
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marilyntemple
6 May 2017|
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Response from Chris M | Property representative |
Thanks for your question. The museum is open Wednesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Please let me know if you have any other questions!
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