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This section includes local history museums, historic houses and other sites of historical significance. Museums focusing on the history of science, technology or industry are listed in the "Science & Technology" section. Museums focusing on natural history are listed in the "Creatures" and/or "Science & Technology" section. The gear icon indicates locations likely to be of greatest interest to steampunks.

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Greenville, TX, USA

The Audie Murphy American Cotton Museum was established in 1987. . .

Glen Rose, TX, USA

Barnard's Mill occupies a mid-19th century gristmill that became a hospital during World War II. . .

Clifton, TX, USA

The museum focuses on the history of Bosque County near Waco. . .

Fort Worth, TX, USA

The Cattle Raisers Museum is a 10,000-square-foot exhibition on the second floor of the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History. . .


McKinney, TX, USA

This historic area north of Dallas includes six historic homes, a 1918 general store, a renovated chapel, and a replica of a one-room schoolhouse. . .


Dallas, TX, USA

This living history museum is touted as "home to the largest and finest collection of 19th century pioneer and Victorian homes and commercial buildings in Texas. . ."

Dallas, TX, USA

The society describes itself as "a non-profit organization dedicated to the preservation of Dallas and Texas history. . ."

Weatherford, TX, USA

This facility has exhibits related to the history of Parker County, Texas. . .

Mesquite, TX, USA

This site preserves a ranch house initially built in 1871 and 1872. . .

Frisco, TX, USA

Frisco Heritage Center describes itself as "a historical park where you can visit the Frisco Heritage Museum, historic buildings, a steam locomotive, a wooden caboose, and more. . ."

Plano, TX, USA

Heritage Farmstead Museum is a historic farm museum in Plano, Texas. . .

Cleburne, TX, USA

This museum focuses on the history of the City of Cleburne and Johnson County, Texas. . .

Fort Worth, TX, USA

Log Cabin Village is a living history museum that includes log houses, a one-room schoolhouse, a blacksmith shop and a gristmill. . .

Fort Worth, TX, USA

This museum houses a Civil War collection, a Victorian dress collection and a United Daughters of the Confederacy collection. . .

Hillsboro, TX, USA

This museum at Hill College in North Texas has galleries and collections about the roles played by Texans in the Civil War, WWI, WWII and Vietnam War. . .

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