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Tex Ritter Park

1500 Boston Ave, Nederland, TX 77627-4031
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A Small Park

I'd rather say it as the back yard of the Dutch windmill and the French house as it's very small... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Solodam J
,
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
A nice quiet place

There is a gazebo, sidewalks and covered pavilion. We had a children's birthday party here and it... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
Mary H
,
Beaumont, Texas
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Uniques museum containing mementos of country singer, Tex Ritter, and a windmill museum.
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good48%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
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“small park” (2 reviews)
“worth a visit” (2 reviews)
“windmill” (3 reviews)
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1500 Boston Ave, Nederland, TX 77627-4031
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I'd rather say it as the back yard of the Dutch windmill and the French house as it's very small. The place is clean, neat and there is a path at the park. A big pecan tree gives so many nuts that a local came...More

Thank Solodam J
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

There is a gazebo, sidewalks and covered pavilion. We had a children's birthday party here and it was really nice.

Thank Mary H
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Very small park with two interesting museums. While in Beaumont, we saw the pic of the windmill in a guide magazine and decided to visit. The drive was less than 30 minutes and it was worth visiting. When we visited a family was having party...More

1  Thank 175MOM
Reviewed 29 December 2015 via mobile

Really neat little park! It's super small but packed with some really awesome stuff. Came by after Christmas, and it looked so pretty.

Thank Melissa C
Reviewed 25 October 2015

I lived in Nederland, Texas 46 years, moved to Sacramento,CA. I've lived their for 25 yrs. now. I got to watch the Nederland Bulldogs play a football game for the first time in 25 yrs.

Thank David C
Reviewed 9 September 2015

It is not only a great park, but they have two museums dedicated to the early Dutch and French settlers in the area. The Acadia one has a gentleman who is Dutch and knows a lot about the area.

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 8 June 2015

If you are in the area it is worth a stop at this museum/park. The Arcadia house is worth a visit as well. There is Dutch and Tex Ritter memorabilia available for viewing and the gentleman who works there is very nice and informative.

Thank isajck
Reviewed 23 February 2015

Nestled next door to the Windmill Museum, and the Acadian History House, this spot is a history lovers delight, and great picnic spot....come see the friendly folks in Nederland

Thank P-n-DTravelinDuo
Reviewed 13 May 2014

The small park behind the windmill is a must-see when you visit Nederland!! It has gazebos and very interested information on Tex Ritter whom was originally from Nederland before he made it big in music and film.

1  Thank JamPack1965
Reviewed 9 April 2013 via mobile

The windmill has limited hours that change depending on the time of year. Be sure to go when you can go inside. It is a museum of the history of Nederland with a lot of Dutch artifacts.

1  Thank Romance23
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