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Rex Allen Arizona Cowboy Museum

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Address: 150 N Railroad Ave, Willcox, AZ 85643-2132
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+1 520-384-4583
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 16:00

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Pretty cool if you like movie cownoys

This museum was interesting more for my hubby than me...he grew up on cowboy movies, I didn't. Nonetheless, it was a great little diversion from the long road between Yuma and El... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 8 July 2016
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Alpine, California
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Benson, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Step back to when you were younger and recall the old movies and the singing cowboy. Complete history of Rex, including saddles, songs, performance costumes and tons of photos!

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Lake Montezuma, Arizona
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

We came here because my husband wanted to see the Cowboy Hall of Fame. We viewed the Tex Allen displays with an itinerary that the docent gave us to guide us through. When we came to the Cowboy Hall of Fame we were surprised to see that it featured local ranchers that were termed "Real Cowboys." In another room we... More 

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Corte Madera, California
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

One of the early singing cowboy movie stars. Definitely worth the couple of bucks. Don't miss the statue across the street.

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Port Moody, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Red Allen museum has many different outfits, boots, mementos from the cowboy singer Rex Allen and his son Rex Allen Jr. In Wilcox, AZ. His hometown. The first Saturday will be Rex Allen days starting with a parade, rodeo and concert. Usually two performances. The museum has DVD's of the singing cowboy, postcards and other items. It's well worth a... More 

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Alpine, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016

This museum was interesting more for my hubby than me...he grew up on cowboy movies, I didn't. Nonetheless, it was a great little diversion from the long road between Yuma and El Paso. Hours are limited but if it's open you'll enjoy it.

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Gloucester Point
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 April 2016

A nice trip back to our childhoods. All about Rex Allen and his son Jr. Lots of memorabilia - clothing, lobby cards. posters, glossies, etc. Nice way to spend an hour or so. Very inexpensive admission. Tour guide was very informative.

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 April 2016

if you know who he is this museum is put together very nicely.. a couple of doors down from the Marty Robbins museum

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Silverdale, Washington
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 March 2016

This museum is about Willcox native Rex Allen and his cowboy acting career. There is a huge collection of his movie posters, as well as many cowboy artifacts. I personally have not seen any of his movies, but I might have to look up a few after seeing this museum. Admission is only $2. Interesting for fans of old 1950s... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 March 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed our visit. The volunteer w as passionate about the museum and shared a great deal of information Worth a stop if you are nearby

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2016 via mobile

That's how I'd describe it. The focus on Rex Allen and his life with his family, friends and career is well depicted in a concise format that would satisfy anyone who had even a slight interest in this underrated western movie star and entertainer. The young lady I met today at the front desk knew her history thoroughly and her... More 

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