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Bob Wills Museum

Turkey, TX 79261
+1 806-423-1491
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Great place to visit

If you love Country music, then this is the place to visit, every last week in April for Bob Wills... read more

Reviewed 30 May 2017
Great guide.

The Bob Wills museum was one of the highlights of our trip. Don was a great guide and knew a lot of... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2016
Jeff W
Gatesville, Texas
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Located in the Turkey Town Hall this exhibit showcases photos and mementos from the life and career of this legendary bandleader.
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30 May 2017
“Great place to visit”
14 Sep 2016
“Great guide.”
Turkey, TX 79261
+1 806-423-1491
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Reviewed 30 May 2017

If you love Country music, then this is the place to visit, every last week in April for Bob Wills Country Festival, Live bands, music all day long, dancing, an amazing place to go, and deffo will be going again

Thank Angela366
Reviewed 15 September 2016

The Bob Wills museum was one of the highlights of our trip. Don was a great guide and knew a lot of details about Bob Wills.

Thank Jeff W
Reviewed 19 May 2016

The Bob Wills museum is very good. We were there for Bob Wills Day. It is in the old school. The last class graduated in 1972 which I found that interesting. The museum also had pictures of Turkey in its hey day. It was a...More

Reviewed 14 August 2015

For die-hard devotees of Western Swing, a visit to the Bob Wills Museum is an obligatory pilgrimage. However, even casual toe-tappers will find much to enjoy here, especially the opportunity to tour the space with Don Turner, Turkey's ambassador of all things Wills. We asked...More

3  Thank Square-on-Wheels
Reviewed 8 August 2015

We arrived in Turkey on a weekend. Stopped at an Allsups to ask for directions to the museum, they informed us that the museum was closed on the weekend but gave us the phone number of the caretaker! We called, he came and we experienced...More

Thank suzzyf
Reviewed 20 May 2015

This is a quaint little museum, located in the old high school on the edge of town. It was interesting to learn more about Bob Wills. Not far from there is the Caprock Canyons State Park, which is scenic to drive through. Not much going...More

Thank walksrocco
Reviewed 26 February 2015

Pretty interesting piece of history. Museum has a lot of artifacts from days gone by. Turkey also hosts the Bob Wills Music Festival during the last weekend of each April.

Thank Chris T
Reviewed 23 July 2013

Actually I visited this a few years ago, but tripadvisor.com doesn't give the option of selecting more than a year back. I confess I am not a Bob Wills fan, but, I am a huge music fan, and I love history, so I was drawn...More

3  Thank 3N1_BeachGal
Reviewed 30 November 2012

It is hard to have an interesting museum about one person. Turkey does their best, but . . . Bob Wills day (and weekend) in April is the time to be there.

1  Thank Conrad M
Reviewed 26 September 2012

We stopped by the Bob Wills Museum in Turkey, Texas and by luck they were open that day to host a lunch and museum visit for Asleep At The Wheel. It was really cool!! The museum is very nice and had lots of Bob Wills...More

1  Thank Charlajo1972
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