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Hearne Railroad Museum Depot

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great restoration

It was moved from the east side of hwy 6 to it's present position so it would not be torn down... read more

Reviewed 15 November 2018
homesteadhousein2018
Step back to the turn of the 20th Century

This is a beautiful building that makes the perfect backdrop for many photographers. You can still... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2018
Lance M
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14 Nov 2018
“great restoration”
12 Jun 2018
“Step back to the turn of the 20th Century”
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139 W 9th St, Hearne, TX 77859-2101
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Reviewed 15 November 2018

It was moved from the east side of hwy 6 to it's present position so it would not be torn down. Then over a number of years it was restored and has been well maintained to this day. The Union Pacific Rail Road has been...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank homesteadhousein2018
Reviewed 13 June 2018

This is a beautiful building that makes the perfect backdrop for many photographers. You can still see the active railroad just across the Highway.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Lance M
Reviewed 27 March 2018

Pretty kool place, a must see if your passing through Hearne. Lots of history and very well presented.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Loouis S
Reviewed 26 July 2017

This little museum was FULL of history. The sweet woman that works there was so friendly and offered tons of information. The facility was well cared for, very clean and had tidy bathrooms also. Great quick stop for the family.

Date of experience: July 2017
3  Thank DexAvaMom
Reviewed 2 March 2017

This train depot is so well restored and chocked with historic relics. It is a reminder of the times gone by when rail travel was supreme. Small towns are great at preserving history and architecture. Stop if you are driving by.

Date of experience: February 2017
2  Thank Gran7
Reviewed 9 October 2016

This is a beautiful railroad depot, converted into a very nice museum. There is more history here, for the size, than most large city museums. Every wall is covered with large photos and maps of the area. The lady here is extremely knowledgeable about the...More

Date of experience: September 2016
2  Thank Warren C
Reviewed 12 July 2016

We stopped at this depot after driving by it so many times and were pleasantly surprised. The depot itself has been restored beautifully and as it sits in "The Crossroads" it's one of the more unique depots you will visit. Inside they've done a great...More

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank TrueTexasTraveler
Reviewed 19 February 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed looking at the old relics and interesting facts about this old down and railroad depot. The attendant was very helpful and nice.

Date of experience: February 2016
1  Thank Richard D
Reviewed 12 April 2015 via mobile

Small towns in Texas can seem like a dime a dozen... Especially after a full day of driving. But the Hearne Railroad museum is worth a 20-30 minute stop if you are traveling between DFW and College Station. It was very clean and well maintained...More

1  Thank Michael S
Reviewed 6 March 2015

A restored train depot containing a large collection of railroad items from the steam engine era. The collection is constantly growing and the building is a well preserved example of an original train depot.

Date of experience: June 2014
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