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Texas
Miller Brewing Company Museum
Address
Phone
Web Site 
www.IHFfilm.com
Description
Type of Resource 
Specialty Museum
Primary Focus Industrial
Collection A-F  Film
 

  TX

  Abilene

  12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

  1289 North Second St

  Abilene           TX

  Phone   325 677-6515  Web Site  http://www.12tharmoreddivision.com/museum.html

  Toll Free  800 537-1418

  E-mail  mailto:hellcatsmuseum@yahoo.com

  Alt Web  http://www.12tharmoredmuseum.org/

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Military

  New or Updated:              5/6/2005

Texas
Addison
Cavanaugh Flight Museum
4572 Claire Chennault
Addison TX
Phone 
972 380-8800
Web Site  www.cavanaughflightmuseum.com
Description  aircraft, art works, artifacts
Type of Resource  Specialty Museum
Primary Focus  Aviation

  TX
 
Alvin
 
Nolan Ryan Exhibit Center
 
2925 South Bypass 35
 
Alvin  TX 77511    
 
Phone   281 388-1134
 
Web Site  http://www.nolanryanfoundation.org/museum.htm
 
Description  dedicated to pitcher with 27 years in the majors, 5714 strikeouts
 
Type of Resource   Specialty Museum
 
Primary Focus  Sports
 
Industry /Profession Baseball
 
New or Updated:  3/1/2004

  TX

  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

 

  TX

  Amarillo

  Amarillo Railroad Museum

  13000 Highway 60

  PO Box 31105

  Amarillo  TX         79120    

  Phone

  Web Site  http://amarillorailmuseum.com/

  E-mail  mailto:stationmaster@amarillorailmuseum.com

  Description  outgrowth of model railroad club

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Railroad

  Collection G-M  Model Railroad

  New or Updated:           10/11/2005

 

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  Texas
Arlington
Legends of the Game Baseball Museum and Learning Center
1000 Ballpark Way Suite 400
The Ballpark
Arlington TX  76011
Phone 
817 273-5600
Web Site  http://www.rangers.mlb.com/NASApp/mlb/tex/ballpark/tex_ballpark_museum.jsp
Description  located in the ballpark home of the Texas Rangers
Type of Resource  Specialty Museum
Primary Focus  Sports
Industry /Profession  Baseball
 
 

  TX

  Austin

  Lyndon Baines Johnson Library and Museum

  2313 Red River Street

  University of Texas

  Austin   TX           78705    

  Phone   512 916-5137

  Web Site  http://www.lbjlib.utexas.edu/

  E-mail  johnson.library@nara.gov

  Alt Web  http://www.nara.gov/nara/president/address.html

  Description  large parts of the 40 million documents can be seen from the lobby

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  President

  Nature of Group or Site  Government

  Industry /Profession Politics

  Research /Reading  Library

  New or Updated:             9/29/2005

  TX
 
Austin
 
Texas DPS Historical Museum & Research Center
 
Address  621 West St Johns Ave
 
Austin                                          TX           78752    
 
Phone   512 459-4046
 
Web Site  http://home.flash.net/~txdpsmus/
 
Description  story of state law enforcement
 
Type of Resource   Specialty Museum
 
Industry /Profession Law Enforcement
 
Collection A-F Arms
 
Collection G-M  Motorcycles
 
Collection N-Z  Uniforms
 
New or Updated:             5/10/2004

  TX

  Austin

  Texas Music Museum

  1009 East 11th Street

  PO Box 16467, Austin78761

  Austin               TX           78702    

  Phone   512 472-8891

  Web Site  http://www.texasmusicmuseum.org/

  E-mail  mailto:tmm@texasmusicmuseum.org

  Description  memorabilia, photos, songs, and music by Texas musicians in all categories  - some  exhibits in other venues

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Entertainment

  Industry /Profession Music

  Collection G-M  Musical Instruments

  Research /Reading  Archives

  New or Updated:           12/28/2005


Women & Their Work

1710 Lavaca Street
Austin TX  78701
Phone 
512 477-1064
Web Site
Description
Type of Resource 
Specialty Museum
 
 

  TX

  Beaumont

  Texas Energy Museum

  600 Main Street

  Beaumont  TX       77701    

  Phone   409 833-5100

  Web Site  http://www.texasenergymuseum.org/

  E-mail  mailto:inq@texasenergymuseum.org

  Alt Web  http://ludb.clui.org/ex/i/TX3171/

  Description  history of oil

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Industrial

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Geology

  Industry /Profession Oil

  New or Updated:             10/1/2005

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  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

Texas
College Station
George Bush Presidential Library and Museum
1000 George Bush Drive West
College Station TX  77845
Phone
979 260-9554
Web Site  http://bushlibrary.tamu.edu
E-mail  bush.library@nara.gov
Description  38 million documents, 60,000 items, most exhibits concentrate on foreign affairs
Type of Resource  Specialty Museum
Primary Focus  President
Nature of Group or Site  Government
Field of Study/Science Facility  Politics
Research /Reading  Library

  TX
 
Corpus Christi
 
USS Lexington Museum on the Bay
 
2914 North Shoreline Boulevard
 
Mail: PO Box 23076, ZIP 78403
 
Corpus Christi TX   78402 
  Phone   361 888-4873
 
Web Site  http://www.usslexington.com/
 
Toll Free  800 523-9539
 
Description  WW II Essex class aircraft carrier now serves as naval aviation museum
 
Type of Resource   Specialty Museum
 
Primary Focus  Maritime
 
Building Type   Ship
 
New or Updated: 6/6/2004

 

 

  TX

  Dallas

  Age of Steam Railroad Museum

  1105 Washington Street

  PO Box 153259, Dallas 75315

  Dallas    TX           75204    

  Phone   214 428-0101

  Web Site  http://www.dallasrailwaymuseum.com/

  Description  30 pieces of rolling stock, focus on passenger cars

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Railroad

  Collection N-Z  Rolling Stock

  New or Updated:             10/5/2005

  TX
 
Dallas
 
American Museum of Miniature Arts
 
2001 N Lamar
 
Suite 100
 
Dallas TX 75202
 
Phone   214 421-4500
 
Web Site  http://www.minimuseum.org/
 
E-mail  mailto:questions@minimuseum.org
 
Description  collection on display in several locations, largest group at Hall of State at Fair
 
Type of Resource   Specialty Museum
 
Collection G-M  Miniatures
 
New or Updated:   6/22/2004

Frontiers of Flight Museum
8008 Cedar Springs Road
Dallas TX   75235
Phone 
214 350-3600
Web Site  http://flightmuseum.com/
Description
Type of Resource 
Specialty Museum
Primary Focus  Aviation

 
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