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Texas Ranger Hall of Fame and Museum

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Address: 100 Texas Ranger Trail, I-35 and University Parks Drive, Waco, TX 76706
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+1 254-750-8631

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My 8 year old son really enjoyed the museum

We stopped by the museum on a one day trip to Waco, seeing the Magnolia silos, Dr. Pepper museum and here. My 8 year old son was thrilled with seeing all the guns on display and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We stopped by the museum on a one day trip to Waco, seeing the Magnolia silos, Dr. Pepper museum and here. My 8 year old son was thrilled with seeing all the guns on display and my husband and I enjoyed all the older displays of Bonnie and Clyde and even the early days of the Rangers. It was very... More 

Thank Moma3Texasboys
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

we went to the museum on the recommendation of Waco Tours...we enjoyed the museum and the documentary was worth watching....the exhibits are very interesting...

Thank Martha J
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57 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you ever wanted to know more about the Texas Rangers, this is the place. Watch the movie first, covers both positive and negative history of the rangers. Museum well organized, with both past and recent history sections. One room covers more modern crime solving. One room focuses on the the Lone Ranger movie memorabilia. Not the greatest place to... More 

Thank 517nancyg
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257 reviews
87 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a must see when in Waco, the history represented is absolutely astounding, they have a movie that is almost 1 hour long but worth your time if you are a history buff like me, try to go during a weekday it is less crowded.

Thank James G
Jersey City, New Jersey
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35 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not for me but it's a well-done Hall of Fame with supporting museum exhibits. Big focus on weapons - mostly guns.

Thank Janet M
Houston, Texas
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12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

His is a must see in Waco. Right along I35. Watch the movie and you will be amazed the history. Lots of exhibits to see. I really enjoyed all the old guns. This is great for all ages

Thank Evetexasbound
Tallahassee, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had no idea this place would be so interesting. I work for law enforcement so obviously there's an attraction but it was great! I highly recommend.

Thank amberd865
Jersey City, New Jersey, United States
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23 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are into Texas, guns and manifest destiny, this one's for you. Bigger than I would have thought. Does a good job of covering the bases.

Thank Jetsboy
Lake Geneva, Wisconsin
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224 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped here while visiting Waco and I'm glad we did. They have an incredible collection of artifacts and hands -on exhibits. The video presentation gives a good history of the rangers and their present-day duties. I especially liked seeing the actual weapons carried by Bonnie and Clyde (as well as the ones that took them down), it gives a... More 

Thank DrJim2
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160 reviews
57 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very enjoyable tour, got to learn about the Texas Rangers, wouldn't make a trip just for this, but it was nice to visit.

Thank Cardzfan1

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