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Freddy Fender Museum

210 E Heywood St, San Benito, TX 78586-4635
+1 956-361-3800
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If you like Tex-Mex music this is a must.

If you like Tex-Mex music this is a must. Not just a Freddy Fender museum other artist are also... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2016
Ernesto V
,
Concord, California
Balde would be proud!

Excellent museum with a great story to tell about this iconic Texas legend. Thanks for a great tour!

Reviewed 20 July 2016
ron956
,
San Beni
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good26%
  • Average20%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
19 Sep 2016
“If you like Tex-Mex music this is a must.”
19 Jul 2016
“Balde would be proud!”
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210 E Heywood St, San Benito, TX 78586-4635
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+1 956-361-3800
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Reviewed 20 September 2016

If you like Tex-Mex music this is a must. Not just a Freddy Fender museum other artist are also here. Museum has plans for expansion so it can only get better.

Thank Ernesto V
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Excellent museum with a great story to tell about this iconic Texas legend. Thanks for a great tour!

Thank ron956
Reviewed 27 February 2016

This is a community museum featuring the rich music traditions of the RGV. Certainly there is a section dedicated to Freddy Fender, but also many others who contributed to the TexMex music we enjoy today. As well, there is a section of the museum focussing...More

Thank 10RogerTheLodger10
Reviewed 23 October 2015

There is lots of good displays, really good information about Freddie Fender. Brought back good memories of Freddie.

Thank Mary F
Reviewed 9 July 2015 via mobile

We took our grade level to a field trip here, and the students loved it. It was very educational and interesting.

Thank Miguel G
Reviewed 26 June 2015

I am a huge admirer and fan of Freddy Fender , and although the museum is small, it is packed with his life history . You can"t help but feel so close to him and his music after seeing the video, photographs, reading all his...More

2  Thank W814KGrobertm
Reviewed 1 March 2015

This tiny quaint museum is a must for all Freddy Fender fans, the museum is tiny however the very friendly staff can give you some great insight into the life of Freddy and the history of regions distinctive style of music.

1  Thank dmahalek
Reviewed 18 July 2014 via mobile

It is a waste of time. If your a FF fan then ok. . It's ok. It's not a great deal but it beats being in San Benito with nothing to do. Not like you're going to gain anything but either being there or not....More

1  Thank jay b
Reviewed 13 March 2013

I thought it was neat he was before my time but I think its nice to keep his spirit alive I likedthis place and would recommend it to others that like good old music.

2  Thank Chris F
Reviewed 1 December 2012

My husband and our 3 kids along w/my silver and 2 nephews popped by on a Monday afternoon and we didn't realize they were only open Thurs-Sat' but given the great down home people that work there they still let us tour! It was wonderful...More

3  Thank PatriciaM
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