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this was a very interesting tour. the art work was very extensive. including paintings and... read more

Reviewed March 7, 2018
newtoy
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chicago
Historical Tour

Wonderful visit with Ann Carver of the Somervell History Foundation! Ann opened the museum on... read more

Reviewed October 24, 2017
Gail1107
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Fort Worth, Texas
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The oldest structure in Glen Rose.
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307 SW Barnard St, Glen Rose, TX 76043-4600
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Reviewed March 7, 2018

this was a very interesting tour. the art work was very extensive. including paintings and , statues. it was all beautifully displayed and the history behind the mill fascinating. a definite must do on the historical tour of town.

2  Thank newtoy
Reviewed October 24, 2017 via mobile

Wonderful visit with Ann Carver of the Somervell History Foundation! Ann opened the museum on Tuesday (usually closed) and gave us a special tour since we were only there in Glen Rose for 24 hours. This is a great place to catch up on local...More

1  Thank Gail1107
Reviewed July 7, 2017 via mobile

Many beautiful bronze western pieces by Jack Bryant, Bill Chappell, Covelle and others. Wonderful western, modern and Biblical bronze pieces by Robert Saunders including famed Texas Ranger Frank Hammer and Coach Tom Landry of the Dallas Cowboys. Robert Saunders, Doug Prine, John Saunders and other...More

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Reviewed September 28, 2016

Great bronzes an paintings in a historical setting - old grist mill that was later a hospital - go figure

Thank papawdowns
Reviewed January 25, 2016

First let me say what beautiful grounds there are here. It is the perfect setting for a wedding. It is the old Gristmill and you will enjoy the history of it. It is combined with an art gallery now. Then we took the stairwell upstairs...More

Thank Ginger L
Reviewed October 20, 2015 via mobile

Nearly every time we've visited Glen Rose we tried to visit Barnard's Mill. Finally this visit we were successful. The sweet lady working there last Saturday took us on a nifty little tour of the building and threw in some personal history (such as her...More

Thank DellaDidDisney
Reviewed September 20, 2015 via mobile

This was the beginning of Glen Rose. The Barnards' were the founders of the city and lived in and ran this mill. The building is excellent. It is now used as an art museum.

Thank Aimee R
Reviewed November 20, 2014

This is a truly historical building and authentic with a great story. They have art on display and give a great tour. The building has been a store, mill, hospital and art museum.

1  Thank Paul S
Reviewed July 11, 2014

I was able to take a lot of beautiful pics at this historic mill even though it was actually closed the day I was there. I believe it is only open on the weekends.

3  Thank Belle6112
Reviewed March 4, 2014

This historic structure has a fascinating history and many of the rooms now function as an art gallery. In addition to etchings there are works paintings and sculpture of western themes. The sculpture in particular is world class.

3  Thank tXlady43
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Monica M
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We paid nothing to see the museum and grounds.
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