Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum, Canyon

4.8
Must see · History Museum · Museum
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  • We learned a lot about Panhandle history and enjoyed all the museum galleries. We stayed for approximately 2.5 hours. Lots of things to see and digest. You can stay here all day. All of the museum...  more »
  • Terrific museum. Learned a lot about Texas history and oil production. Pioneer village reproduction setting and large fossil/dinasour exhibit.  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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