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Fernland Historical Park and Museum and Memory Garden

770 Clepper, Montgomery, TX 77356
+1 936-597-7764
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Historical Museum

Several log cabins and a museum dating from 1840's Texas. Log cabins were gathered from all over... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
dpbeav0
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Montgomery, Texas
Free interesting entertainment

This place is free which means there is not an entrance fee , They explain the history of the place... read more

Reviewed 8 January 2018
bryanmantezoni
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USA
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Fernland Historical Park and Memory Park are two City parks in Montgomery, Tx.
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good19%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“rotary club” (4 reviews)
“walk around” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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770 Clepper, Montgomery, TX 77356
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+1 936-597-7764
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"rotary club"
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"butterfly garden"
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"walk around"
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"walking trails"
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"quiet walk"
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"early texas history"
in 2 reviews
"well worth the visit"
in 2 reviews
"docent"
in 9 reviews
"homes"
in 7 reviews
"benches"
in 6 reviews
"furniture"
in 3 reviews
"memorial"
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"nooks"
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"larry"
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"bell"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Several log cabins and a museum dating from 1840's Texas. Log cabins were gathered from all over Texas and moved to the museum.

Thank dpbeav0
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Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

This place is free which means there is not an entrance fee , They explain the history of the place to you and then you have the opportunity to see one of the oldest houses in the city of Huntsville. The place is very entertaining...More

Thank bryanmantezoni
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Reviewed 19 November 2017

Visited Fernland with a group. Staff provided rich history of each of the buildings. Memory Park was fantastic. Even with the group I found a place to sit to just meditate for a moment near a babbling water feature. It is definitely a great place...More

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Reviewed 13 November 2017

Enjoyed a visit to the Fernland Historical Park and Museum and Memory Garden. See Montgomery`s oldest house with all the furniture etc inside. We were taken around every house by the charming lady who worked there and she told us all the history of every...More

Thank henlowboy
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Reviewed 23 October 2017

Definitely try to go when one of the guides (docents) are there to let you inside and give you the history of the homes. Larry was great and we got a guided tour all to ourselves. We learned how one of the houses was made...More

Thank TwoaYear
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Reviewed 14 August 2017

It is a charming little historical area with period homes. The main home is also a museum with room displays and is the visitor center for the park also. The docent was very welcoming by offering information about the history of the area. It took...More

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Reviewed 7 August 2017

The docent was very helpful and informative. I'd give the houses 5 stars, but the gardens only 3. Go when the weather isn't too hot.

Thank Pam H
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Reviewed 18 June 2017

We took our 2 Grandkids from Fort Worth and daughter for a walk around the park. What a wonderful evening learning and doing . Take your time and stroll from building to building and around the poad. But before you leave be sure and RING...More

Thank B5121QZbillc
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Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

A docent greeted us as we arrived. Two buildings were narrated by her. There were period clothes, tools, pictures and furniture. The way the texans lived and worked in late 1800's and early 1900's were discussed. The last building and the garden area were self...More

Thank JOANLeesburg
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Reviewed 11 June 2017

This was a lovely park with quite a few unique buildings and historic artifacts. The docent was quite helpful. We loved Memorial Lake and the grounds and gardens that surrounded it.

Thank Quill D
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Response from MaroonDawg67 | Reviewed this property |
There are no entrance fees. They do accept donations, but none is required.
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