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Babe Didrikson Zaharias Memorial Museum

1750 E.Interstate 10, Beaumont, TX
+1 409-833-4622
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Comprehensive museum to an outstanding athlete!

Not a large museum, but definitely worth a stop. Babe was a truly outstanding, once-in-a-lifetime... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2017
DisneyCandy
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Houston
And Don't Forget Her Gravesite

After you've visited the museum, don't forget to visit her grave at the Forest Lawn Memorial Park... read more

Reviewed 16 December 2016
Tupelo010835
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Denton, TX
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good47%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
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1 Aug 2017
“Comprehensive museum to an outstanding athlete!”
15 Dec 2016
“And Don't Forget Her Gravesite”
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1750 E.Interstate 10, Beaumont, TX
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Reviewed 2 August 2017

Not a large museum, but definitely worth a stop. Babe was a truly outstanding, once-in-a-lifetime athlete - few if any men could touch her accomplishments. Everyone needs to know about her. You can see the whole museum comfortably in 30-45 minutes, and it's just off...More

1  Thank DisneyCandy
Reviewed 16 December 2016

After you've visited the museum, don't forget to visit her grave at the Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Google it or checkout findagrave). In addition to her grave you will also find the Big Bopper buried here. Very nice well maintained place. Recommended

1  Thank Tupelo010835
Reviewed 8 July 2015

To my knowledge, this is the only museum in the world solely dedicated to a female athlete. We hear today of women athletes who excel in one and sometimes two sports. This museum highlights a women who was born before women could vote and when...More

2  Thank W L P
Reviewed 2 July 2015

Small museum. Good parking. Limited in scope; About only one of the local people who did well. Next to the soccer fields

1  Thank beaumont333
Reviewed 8 March 2015

Quite a nice tribute to this professional golfer and her accomplishments. It doesn't take too long to go through the museum, however it is full of information about a talented woman who excelled years before women's lib.

2  Thank Goldilocks0613
Reviewed 8 March 2015 via mobile

Not bad for the price ;). This is basically a place to house pictures, medals and trophies from Babe's life. Nothing fancy or interactive. Takes about 15 minutes to look at everything tops. She was an amazing athlete but we learned more about her from...More

3  Thank Oxendiner
Reviewed 1 March 2015 via mobile

Babe was a gold medal Olympian that started playing Golf and did so well that the men formed a Women's PGA league and forced her to play in her own league and not against them. Very interesting museum, a classic hidden gem in Beaumont and...More

3  Thank P-n-DTravelinDuo
Reviewed 3 December 2014

This is a small museum dedicated to displaying medals and trophys as well as pictures of Babe Didrickson Zaharias who was a masterful athlete. We did not feel very safe while visiting this museum! Should be located near other museums! Wouldn't recommend this for folks...More

Thank TexasBluebonnet01
Reviewed 6 September 2014

The museum is small but it has a lot of exhibits and trophies from Babe's life. Very interesting! The staff was very friendly and helpful.

Thank Kathy D
Reviewed 24 August 2014 via mobile

It's small place, but full of Babe's memorabilia that spans her entire 45 yr life and athletic career. She grew up in Beaumont and attended high school here. She was quite a talented lady who was well respected around this area, but also worldwide in...More

Thank TravelingforFunTexas
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