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Gregg County Historical Museum

214 N Fredonia St, Longview, TX 75601-7222
+1 903-753-5840
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Well displayed

The visit was very interesting. The items were well displayed and explained. Also, a kind... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2017
Longview, Texas, United States
Excellent Museum Great Docents

We've been here many times over the years and it is always a great visit. Many changes over the... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2017
Longview, Texas, United States
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214 N Fredonia St, Longview, TX 75601-7222
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Reviewed 9 September 2017

The visit was very interesting. The items were well displayed and explained. Also, a kind volunteer help us and we looked though the exhibit, We will watch and go back soon.

Thank ewaits
Reviewed 21 August 2017

We've been here many times over the years and it is always a great visit. Many changes over the years keep the museum fresh. Recently family visited and we took in the Gregg County Historical Museum and proud to show it. Check the hours to...More

Thank PopiOriginals
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Have visited many times, and always find something new and interesting about my hometown. Very well organized.

Thank I9658KVcathyc
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Well maintained and educational. The "permanent" exhibits pay homage to the City and the area's fascinating history, particularly as related to the discovery of oil, and previous inhabitation by the Caddo Indians. New projects coming will enhance an already terrific museum. Kids love it; adults...More

Thank cherrysikes
Reviewed 9 August 2017

All in all, a nice presentation of Gregg County's history. Quite interesting setup with the Dalton Gang robbery of the late 1800's being set inside the old bank vault! A little warm in there though. Need a fan to direct some of the cooler air...More

Thank g3times
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

As part of my 70th birthday celebration my wife and my grandkids went to the GCHM. This is a very cool place to go to learn of the early history of Gregg County. It has something for all ages and the volunters know alot about...More

Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

We took our Boy Scout Troop to visit the museum. They all had fun and learned a lot about the history of Longview and the surrounding area.

Thank Michelle A
Reviewed 23 August 2016

The Gregg County Historical Museum is a rambling, and interesting through the history of Gregg County and northeast Texas. Artifacts and exhibits take you back in time to observe the history and culture of the Piney Woods from the pre-Columbian Caddo confederation through the French...More

1  Thank Kurt R
Reviewed 23 August 2016

This museum has a nice collection of items and there are fine hosts to explain everything in detail. Make plans to go visit when you are in the area.

1  Thank InItForGood
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

We have lived here several years and vaguely knew the history of Longview, but are now much more appreciative of the lives that built our community. The Gregg County Historical Museum is a wonderful surprise downtown and was a fun and informative lesson for us...More

Thank JDFgirl
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