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Museum of Texas Tech University

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Eclectic Museum with free admission

Very eclectic museum. I don't think we saw everything, but we saw some dino bones, traditional... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
TooMuchtoDo1
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Plano, Texas
Serious natural history museum

Good collections for researchers, and some nice exhibits for civilians. Conveniently on the edge... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
dsimberloff
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Knoxville, Tennessee
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very eclectic museum. I don't think we saw everything, but we saw some dino bones, traditional art, modern art, a video game exhibit, pottery / artifacts, carved ivory, a space / weather video, and an Islamic writings/art exhibit. They won't let you carry a backpack...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good collections for researchers, and some nice exhibits for civilians. Conveniently on the edge of campus.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank dsimberloff
Reviewed January 11, 2019

The history of Cochineal (insects) that features the value and use of a naturally occurring red pigment that was used in art, textiles and pottery from pre-Columbian times to the present. Once a commodity that was a source of wealth traded around the world since...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Warren P
Reviewed December 13, 2018

this is a good typical museum that everybody will find there particular history or item to enjoy and good for kids

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank eaterofallthingsgood
Reviewed December 11, 2018

I love taking my family here to kill an afternoon. We always hang around for over an hour and see everything. We love when they have new exhibits.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 182tstanley
Reviewed November 11, 2018

Monthly visits should be made due to the changing displays. Amazing works from all sectors of life are on display. You never know that to expect when you visit. It is an amazing place!!!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ger G
Reviewed November 7, 2018

I was born and raised in Lubbock. As a child, our school class took a trip to this museum once a year. It was so full of interesting things to see. I especially liked the Native American displays including a large teepee. I am 50...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

Museum of Texas Tech is a great way to spend a hot summer afternoon in Lubbock! The art exhibits are always interesting and they have good interactive exhibits for the children. The equipment in the planetarium broke during our visit, but there were plenty of...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank RockOn806
Reviewed July 16, 2018 via mobile

Not a large museum, but great dinosaur displays and some nice artwork. I especially liked the New Mexico pottery exhibit. Well worth an hour of your time with children.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 687gleny
Reviewed July 10, 2018

Texas Tech Museum has a great dinosaur exhibit that it sure to entertain kids and adults! The Lubbock history section is interesting. I always enjoy the special exhibits! Nice but small gift shop. Well worth the time and it is free!

Date of experience: June 2018
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Madie H
September 18, 2016|
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No fee for entry, but donations are welcome. The planetarium and laser shows do cost money, but you can check the website for dates, times and prices.
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thelittledragonlover
May 27, 2015|
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It's free. They do have a donation box in the front, though.
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