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Chisholm Trail Heritage Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 - 16:30
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I learned about this museum in a travel mag. What a great story with beautifully curated artifacts... read more

Reviewed 1 February 2019
David A
Ankeny, United States
Don’t miss it.

Well done Cuero. Good video, saddles for the kids to try out. Good informative displays. Reasonable... read more

Reviewed 16 January 2019
Lampasas, Texas
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302 N Esplanade St, Cuero, TX 77954-3702
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Reviewed 1 February 2019

I learned about this museum in a travel mag. What a great story with beautifully curated artifacts and fun interactive activities for kids AND adults. The movie was produced by the producers of the Lonesome Dove mini-series and is very good. The gift shop offered...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank David A
Reviewed 16 January 2019 via mobile

Well done Cuero. Good video, saddles for the kids to try out. Good informative displays. Reasonable entry fees.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 12 November 2018

This is a really cool place. Lots of great historical items relating to the Chisholm Trail. Lots of quality artifacts. A couple of fun interactive displays. One of them you get to be the trail boss and drive your herd to Kansas. The other one...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Larry G
Reviewed 19 August 2018

Cuero did it right with this museum that documents many of Cuero’s founding families early struggles. Top notch exhibits and great people affiliated with this project.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank RobL100
Reviewed 15 April 2018

This museum is located within a few miles of the actual starting place of the historic Chisholm Trail which cattle drovers from Texas and Mexico used to deliver their cattle to the railheads and packinghouses in the Midwest in the 1800s. The museum is filled...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank billandpammatthys
Reviewed 4 February 2018

The Chisholm Trail Heritage Museum is a unique and exceptionally well done museum of Texas Longhorn herding heritage. The museum hosts the Tinker silver studded saddle collected and has a great video of the story of this part of Texas. The three upstairs rooms are...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Glynis S
Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

This is a Great place to learn about Cowboys and the Chisholm Trail. Very educational and the short film was done so well. It showed how tough it was being a Real Cowboy! We went in the winter and happened to be the only people...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank susan W
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

The museum is right on target for all the rich history that Cuero has . Trail rides , long cattle drives , and Cowboy history in Cuero. Well worth seeing

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank 405martini2016
Reviewed 9 November 2017

The museum has a great display of history, a gift shop and upstairs is available for parties. Much work has gone into this place.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Peggy B
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Very proffessionaly display of the early history of the Chisom trail and the empact it had on the early american cowboy. Lots of memrobilia from the era. A must see if you are traveling through this area. Several awards from th e State of Texas...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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