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Annie Riggs Memorial Museum

301 S Main St, Fort Stockton, TX 79735-7209
+1 432-336-2167
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very nice building and artifacts, excellent history

about seven rooms of historical items and artifacts with a concise overview of the era. Kicks off... read more

Reviewed 29 January 2018
Thomas M
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Jackson, Michigan
West Texas History

We visited this museum right after our visit to the Pecos County historical jail and the story of... read more

Reviewed 12 January 2018
U4893WAroberts
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Greater Cincinnati
via mobile
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301 S Main St, Fort Stockton, TX 79735-7209
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+1 432-336-2167
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Reviewed 29 January 2018

about seven rooms of historical items and artifacts with a concise overview of the era. Kicks off with a short video and even includes paleological artifacts from the area

Thank Thomas M
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Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

We visited this museum right after our visit to the Pecos County historical jail and the story of the murder of Sheriff Royale piqued our interest in Ms Riggs’ story. (Turns out her husband Barney Riggs had been a deputy of Sheriff Royale). We were...More

Thank U4893WAroberts
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Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Wow! This museum is really well done. The architecture and the exhibits are great. Loved the movie! The movie made the experience more personal.

Thank SherrieCooke
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

We really enjoyed our visit to this museum. It had lots of original structures, furniture and items. Very informative. Annie Riggs was one interesting, strong pioneer woman!

Thank NotWAS
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Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Love this museum. If your passing thru Fort Stockton please take the time to stop and tour this beautiful historic museum.

Thank hayu4916
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Reviewed 31 July 2017

The museum was wonderful! Never new so many old fashion clothes and antiques and stories could be found and collected in one building! The individual showing the museum was very friendly and full of history knowledge of this time and error! A must see! Be...More

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Reviewed 18 May 2017

this building must have been made by german carpenters, it has impressive woodwork and the effort to preservation is great

Thank RandTJ
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Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Built to be cool, even in Texas summers. Near water. Annie knew what she was doing. And it was fun to learn the history of the place and see what people wore, how they cooked, how they entertained themselves, etc. The place was being renovated...More

Thank Anne B
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Reviewed 17 March 2017

It's obvious this hotel has gone down hill, but they are REALLY working hard at bringing it back. Annie Riggs was some woman!. Not too many women divorced their husbands way back then, but she divorced TWO, had 10 children and ran a very successful...More

1  Thank Nancy I
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Reviewed 22 January 2017

This old hotel is stocked with antiques and memorabilia from the late 1800's. Each room is stuffed with interesting items and the staff is friendly. The hotel is across the street from the historic Gray Mule Saloon

1  Thank JimH85641
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