Texoma Museums

From early settlements and trading post, Texoma has emerged as a major cultural, educational, recreational, industrial, and economic center. Take a peek into the journey of this transformation by visiting area museums, cultural centers, and villages.  Texoma museums contain collections of memorabilia from Jazz to World War II and beyond.  Must visit recommendations are the Railroad Museum, Eisenhower Birthplace, Perrin Field and The Sherman Museum.

Chisholm Trail Heritage Center
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1000 Chisholm Trail Parkway, Duncan, OK 73533
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Come Experience Life On The Old Chisholm Trail! Named as one of the Top 10 Western Museums in the US by True West Magazine in 2009

Eisenhower Birthplace State Historic Park
Business Address
609 S Lamar Ave
Denison, Texas 75020
Phone
(903) 465-8908
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Located in the heart of Denison, Eisenhower Birthplace State Historic Site showcases the home where the 34th U.S. President Dwight David “Ike” Eisenhower was born in 1890.

Fannin County Museum of History
Business Address
1 N. Main Street, Bonham, TX 75418
Phone
903.583.8042 Group Tours: 903-583-5558
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Fannin County Museum of History picks up the story of Fannin County shortly before the Texas Revolution when Dr. Daniel Rowlett introduced the first twelve families as permanent settlers to the area

Fort Inglish
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Located 1.5 Miles West of Bonham on Hwy. 56 Bonham, TX
Phone
903.583.3943
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Bailey Inglish, founder of Bonham, brought the first settlers to claim homesteads on the rich black land of the Red River Valley in the central part of what was to become Fannin County, in March 1837.

Frontier Village
Business Address
111 RC Vaughn Road, Exit 67 Hwy 75
Denison, Texas 75020
Phone
(903) 463-2487
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Frontier Village is a replica of an early village, structures and artifacts historically significant to Grayson County, preserve the rich background of the pioneers who settled here in the nineteenth century. Exhibits include many photos, mule-drawn farm implements and early hand tools

Harber Wildlife Museum
Business Address
4703 Texoma Parkway, Sherman, TX 75090
Phone
903-771-1134
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The Harber Wildlife Museum is open for all to view and is home to the Harber family life long pursuit of animals from around the world. Along with many animal species, there is also an extensive collection of African artifacts on display

Morton Museum
Business Address
210 S Dixon St, Gainesville, TX 76240
Phone
940-668-8900
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In 1884 the building in which the Morton Museum is housed was a combination city hall, fire station and jail and contains a partial 187's log cabin. Exhibits cover topics such as the Civil War, baseball, outlaws, World War II and the county's sesquicentennial. A staff person is available, by appointment, to aid individuals in genealogy research.

Munson Viticulture & Encology Center
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Business Address
North Texas Regional Airport
Denison, Texas 75020
Phone
903-786-2393
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The T.V. Munson Viticulture & Encology Center contains a large classroom, an extensive wine laboratory, and an instructional winery and museum with memorabilia from the man thought to have saved the French wine industry.

Museum of the Red River
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Business Address
812 E Lincoln Rd, Idabel, OK 74745
Phone
580.586.3616
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Museum of the Red River Idabel Oklahoma celebrates the world’s artistic heritage emphasizing the contributions made to this heritage by native Americans. Home of Oklahoma's Official State Dinosaur

Northeast Texas Children’s Museum
Business Address
2501 Highway 50
Commerce, texas 75428
Phone
(903) 886-6055 or (903) 456-4789
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Northeast Texas Children's Museum a special museum just for kids! providing opportunities for a playful and creative learning experience, hands on exhibits

Outlaw Trails Museum
Business Address
118 W Lamar St
Sherman, Texas 75090
Phone
(903) 891-9379
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Outlaw Trails Museum is an eclectic collection of memorabilia from the past two centuries located in the Touch of Class Antique Mall in downtown Sherman. The museum is divided into sections including local history, commercial, railroad, outlaw, political and Native American

Perrin Air Force Base Museum
Business Address
4575 Airport Drive, Denison, TX 75020
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Red River Railroad Museum
Business Address
124 West Main Street
Denison, Texas 75020
Phone
903.463.5289
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Come see pioneer heritage that has been carefully preserved for you. The Red River Railroad Museum is located in downtown Denison Texas

Sam Rayburn House State Historic Site
Business Address
890 W. State Hwy. 56
Bonham, TX 75418
Phone
903.583.5558
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Offering a more intimate glimpse into the life of Speaker Sam Rayburn is the Sam Rayburn House Museum.

Sam Rayburn Library and Museum
Business Address
800 W. Sam Rayburn Drive, Bonham, Texas 75418
Phone
(903) 583-2455
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The 2 story library contains memorabilia and furnishings from the Washington office of Sam Rayburn. Sam or "Mr Sam" as he is affectionately known was one of the country's most powerful and influential Speakers of the House

Sherman Jazz Museum
Business Address
201 E. Lamar
Sherman, Texas 75020
Phone
903.893.5673
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The Sherman Jazz Museum, housed in a 1924 three-story historical landmark building, is ADA exempt and is not wheelchair accessible. The museum’s collection centers around material from the Maynard Ferguson estate, which the Collins family purchased in 2006.

Sherman Museum
Business Address
301 South Walnut, Sherman, TX 75090
Phone
(903) 893-7623
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Sherman Museum is devoted to collecting, preserving and interpreting objects of historical significance to Grayson County and the Greater North Texas Region.

Three Valley Museum
Business Address
401 W Main, Durant, Oklahoma
Phone
(580) 920-1907
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The Three Valley Museum opened in 1976. The name comes from the book written by Henry McCreary, titled "Queen of Three Valleys," The museum features and early day law office and a doctor's office. Other areas include a child's room, parlor, and general store.

Toy and Action Figure Museum
Business Address
111 S Chickasaw St. Pauls Valley, OK 73075
Phone
(405) 238-6300
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Toy and Action Figure Museum devoted to the art and sculpting of action figures, colorful exhibits give a nostalgic experience of childhood memories

Van Alstyne Historical Museum
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Business Address
214 E. Jefferson Street, Van Alstyne, TX
Phone
903.482.5426
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The Society was organized in 1973 with the purpose of preserving historical artifacts of the town

Whitewright Historical Museum
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Business Address
202 Bond Street, Whitewright, Texas
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Housed in an authentic turn of the century home, the museum is accurately filled with period furniture, memorabilia, photos, an old school room and lots of local history.

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