Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum, Canyon

4.8
#2 of 14 in Things to do in Canyon
Where else can you cover 26,000 square miles in a day on foot? From dinosaurs to conquistadors, you'll find it all in Texas' largest history museum. Relive the stories of courage and hardship, victory and defeat over the past 14,000 years. Step in and step back to the Old West in a life-size Pioneer Town, view one of the Southwest's finest art collections, experience the exciting history of the petroleum industry, and more.
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  • What a pleasant surprise! This is a must see when you are in Canyon. Prehistoric to present day, the exhibits are excellent. There is so much to see, and it is so well exhibited, the time flies by. We...  more »
  • This is a huge place with lots of different areas of interest: history, art, petroleum, geology, science.  more »
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  • So if you give not visit this museum they have really put a lot of effort into showing off the history of the panhandle! so many local people have donated to this museum to really make it fantastic! Definitely a must visit whether you're passing through or live in the area
  • We are members and enjoy each and every visit! Panhandle Plains Historical Museum is ever changing in its displays and interesting artifacts while keeping the displays we know and love. Being a member allows us to bring out-of-town guests that are always amazed at the enormity of our museum and the hard work it must take to keep it interesting and BEAUTIFUL!

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