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Stephenville Historical House Museum

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Great history of the are

Although the museum building was not open due to restoring following a fire, the other buildings... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2016
Loves-to-RV
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Ennis, Texas
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Great history

This is a good place to take the family for learning local history. Several out buildings and lot's... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2016
Jeremy W
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
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  • Terrible4%
17 Feb 2018
“We thoroughly enjoyed the visit and the tour”
13 Oct 2017
“Neat place”
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Hours Today: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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525 E Washington St, Stephenville, TX 76401-4439
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+1 254-965-5880
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Reviewed 18 February 2018

My daughter and i loved turn of the century homes. So we drove up here on our weekend to check it out. We were warmly greeted by the host, and was offered the tour. We loved every minute of it; each buildings have very unique...More

2  Thank bassman4jesus
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Lots of history. Love the church and the cabins and the regular activities on the grounds such as the Bygone Days.

Thank imsweetcheeks42
Reviewed 23 August 2017

You can walk through on your own, but the buildings are kept locked, so it's better with a guide. Only one of the buildings is air-conditioned, but it's a neat place to walk through with the guide if you enjoy history stuff. My husband &...More

1  Thank Cheryl W
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Drove to Stephenville to see this museum. We walked in the office and were interrupted mid sentence. The woman said she just finished a tour and couldn't do another, said she could do it later. We were sorely disappointed as we were not planning on...More

2  Thank Giovanna P
SHHMuseum, Board of Directors at Stephenville Historical House Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2017

We're sorry you were unable to be given a tour. Our office manager/docent was recovering from knee replacement surgery and had limited mobility. We hope you can stop by again sometime!

Reviewed 11 April 2017

The Stephenville Museum is a collection of old historical buildings that are arranged in sort of a little town. We went on April 8 for a plant sale. It was a fun place to visit. Several greenhouses and nurseries brought native plants that you could...More

1  Thank Kathy H
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Although the museum building was not open due to restoring following a fire, the other buildings were very interesting. The highlight was the one room house of Mr. Tarleton, and his history. We were privileged to have Mr. Ross give us a tour of the...More

Thank Loves-to-RV
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

It is a quaint place with several old cabins from the area. The "gift shop" is in the office and does not take cards nor is there an ATM machine.

Thank KyReserve
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

This is a good place to take the family for learning local history. Several out buildings and lot's of exhibits. Lots of local history of Stephenville. Highly recommended

Thank Jeremy W
Reviewed 13 July 2016

I've done numerous photo ops for seniors/families here at this museum site. There are plenty of options to give you that rustic background. It's got a gravel parking lot and numerous outbuildings. There's also a wooded trail nearby to explore.

Thank Lacie M
Reviewed 9 June 2016

It was nice to see the main house and see the carriage house. Throughout the year they have special events for the families.

Thank boxedb
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