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William S. Hart Museum & Ranch

24151 Newhall Ave, Newhall, CA 91321-2908
+1 661-254-4584
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Very interesting tour of Hart's house, display of living rooms as he then lived.

Very fine example of early western-themed silent-movie hero's living quarters (the Museum). Well... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2017
M.E. G
Newhall, California
Great authentic western memorabilia!

Just took the tour and wished we had more time. Wonderful collection of original artworks, but was... read more

Reviewed 19 March 2017
Janna S
via mobile
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This museum is housed in the former home and ranch of silent film cowboy star and director William S. Hart.
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  • Very good35%
  • Average3%
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24151 Newhall Ave, Newhall, CA 91321-2908
+1 661-254-4584
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

Very fine example of early western-themed silent-movie hero's living quarters (the Museum). Well worth the visit for all who are interested in William S. Hart's legacy. Easy to find, easy to park, not expensive. Living quarters by guided tour only, usually without reservations. For larger...More

Thank M.E. G
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Just took the tour and wished we had more time. Wonderful collection of original artworks, but was disappointed to learn that some of the firearms collection was stolen, and the rest locked up by the City of Los Angeles. Very nice and Free. Bill Hart...More

Thank Janna S
Reviewed 15 March 2017

This is a great little family afternoon getaway place! Animal feeding area, hiking, small museum and a buffalo reserve! We visit regularly with our 7 year old and he loves it!

Thank Jerry F
Reviewed 4 March 2017

My wife and I visited this Museum/Ranch this afternoon. It is very nice and FREE. The grounds are well maintained and we felt safe at all times. There is a lovely 10,000 square ft home on the top of the hill with panoramic views of...More

Thank cwalter2014
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Been wanting to visit William Hart's place forever & finally made it! We went on an "open house" weekend when you can tour his home/museum on you own (not in a group), but with docents in each of the main rooms to point things out...More

Thank Rich A
Reviewed 16 January 2017

If you love historical places as well as museums, this little place is Awesome! Went with my two teens who enjoy both of those topics as I do and we had a blast...not only is the tour fun and interesting (the docent gave cool insight...More

Thank sulie2017
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

I loved what I learned from this 30 minute guided tour (required; no self tours allowed). If William "Bill" S. Hart were alive today, I would have loved to have been in his circle of friends. Bill was THE silent movie actor of his day!...More

Thank FitnessTrekker
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

No matter what age, you'll enjoy this place. Kids can feed animals as the general gift store sells food. Once done with that, hike up the short trail to see bison as you approach the museum at the top of the hill. Filled with history,...More

Thank Caroline L
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Interesting history about a man who was a big star back in the silent movie era. The old homes aren't entirely restored yet but they were still fun to look at. There is a small zoo that is fun especially for kids. Our favorite was...More

Thank Dana V
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Museum the hill worth the tour, although short. Nice little zoo as well. Great place to spend a Sunday afternoon for a few hours with the kids ! Relaxed atmosphere. Have never seen it too crowded.

Thank Roland C
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