The Taylor County History Center, previously the Buffalo Gap Historic Village, located in Buffalo Gap, Texas, tells the story of the last fifty years of the West Texas frontier. Through interactive exhibits, educational programming, and historic interpretation, guests experience the formative years when the region changed from the Wild West to civilized settlements. The iconic structure of the Village, the original Taylor County Courthouse, represents the presence of justice on the once untamed frontier. The collection includes over fifteen historic structures from the region and over 10,000 artifacts representing the material culture of West Texas.Plan to visit Taylor County History Center during your Buffalo Gap vacation using our convenient Buffalo Gap road trip planning app.
Taylor County History Center reviews
I love this museum. There are many buildings on the property and you can stroll thought them all and look at their wonderful collection of artifacts from homes, banks, schools, wagon barn, chapel and.... more »
My husband and I went to the Buffalo Gap Historical Village on a Tuesday afternoon. There was only one other couple self-touring while we were there. The buildings (probably all over 100 years old... more »
Looked awesome but was closed be sure to check there hours but worth the visit
Loved this place. Sadly, we didn't get to come while they were open. We just walked around the gate and admired from the outside. We will hopefully get a chance to revisit next year, and definitely will! Next time though, we will make note of the business hours.
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