Taylor County History Center, Buffalo Gap

#133 of 604 in Museums in Texas
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.
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  • This has to be one of those places that you have to check out.... show the kids how it was before cell phones..... so much to see..... and a great staff to help you with your visit  more »
  • Walk from building to building, passing through time, as it was lived by the pioneers who came before us.General Store, Courthouse, Jail, Blacksmith Shop, segregated Train Station, Post Office, Telegr...  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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