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  Amarillo

  American Quarterhorse Heritage Center & Museum

  1600 Quarter Horse Dr

  P O Box 200 Amarillo 79168

  Amarillo  TX  79104    

  Phone  806 378-5000

  Alt Phone  806 376-4811

  Web Site http://www.aqha.com/foundation/museum/index.html

  Description  closed in 2006, to reopen FEB 2007

  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum

  Nature of Group   Hall of Fame

  Nature of Group or Site  Animals

  New or Updated:   8/6/2006


  Breckenridge
 
Swenson Memorial Museum of Stephens County
 
116 West Walker Street
 
Breckenridge  TX   76424
 
Phone   254 559-8471
 
Web Site  http://www.breckenridgetexas.com/attractions/swenson.html
 
Description  local memorabilia, annex at 13 N Breckenridge dedicated to oil
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Local History
 
Building Type   Bank
 
Nature of Group or Site  Hall of Fame
 
Industry /Profession Oil
 
Research /Reading  Library
 
New or Updated:   5/25/2004

Texas
Carthage
Texas Country Museum Hall of Fame
300 West Panola Street
Carthage TX 75633
Phone 903 693-6634
Web Site http://www.carthagetexas.com/Tx_web/news.htm
E-mail mailto:panolacocofc@thenett.com
Description combined with Tex Ritter Museum, grand opening scheduled for August 2002
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus Entertainment
Nature of Group or Site Hall of Fame
Industry /Profession Music

Fort Worth
National Cowgirl Museum & Hall of Fame
1720 Gendy Street
Fort Worth TX 76107
Phone 817 336-4475
Web Site http://www.cowgirl.net/
Description 159 honorees, opened in new location June 2002
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Nature of Group or Site Hall of Fame
Field of Study Science Facility Old West
Group Identity Women


  Texas

  Galveston

  Lone Star Flight Museum/TX Aviation Hall of Fame

  2002 Terminal Drive

  MAIL PO Box 3099 Galveston 77552

  Galveston  TX   77554    

  Phone   409 740-7722

  Web Site  http://www.lsfm.org/

  E-mail  mailto:Flight@lsfm.org

  Description  over 25 aircraft, primarily WW II era

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Aviation

  Nature of Group or Site  Hall of Fame

  New or Updated:  10/5/2005

 

  TX

  Lubbock

  Buddy Holly Center

  1801 Crickets Ave

  Lubbock  TX  79401    

  Phone  806 775-3560

  Web Site www.buddyhollycenter.org

  E-mail mailto:info@buddyhollycenter.org?subject=BHC Website Inquiry

  Description  contemporary visual arts & Texas music & music history

  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Famous People

  Building Type  Depot

  Nature of Group  Hall of Fame

  Industry /Profession Music

  New or Updated:  2/15/2007

  Midland
 
Petroleum Museum
 
1500 Interstate 20 West
 
Midland  TX  79201
 
Phone   915 683-4403
 
Web Site  http://www.petroleummuseum.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:info@petroleummuseum.org
 
Description  Petroleum Hall of Fame, paintings of Tom Lovell, 40 acre outdoor collection of
                   
mining equipment
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Primary Focus  Industrial
 
Nature of Group or Site  Hall of Fame
 
Industry /Profession Oil
 
Collection G-M  Machinery
 
Collection N-Z  Paintings
 
Research /Reading  Library
 
New or Updated:  5/16/2004

Texas
Waco
Texas Ranger Hall of Fame & Museum
101 Fairview St
Waco TX 49241
Phone
517 563-8927
Web Site www.texasranger.org
Description history of famed law enforcement unit
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Nature of Group or Site Hall of Fame
Industry /Profession Law Enforcement

Waco
Texas Sports Hall of Fame
1108 S University Parks Dr
Waco TX 76706
Phone
254 756-2384
Web Site http://www.tshof.org/index2.html
Toll Free 800 567-9561
E-mail mailto:info@tshof.org
Description Tennis, HS Football, HS Basketball,
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus Sports
Nature of Group or Site Hall of Fame
Last Update:  03/03/2010 Previous Site        Previous Page  e-mail Step Into Places
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