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Unassuming outdoor appearance but features well put together, immaculate rooms that offer a look into Marfa's past and the accoutrements of everyday life of residents. It is full of wonderful objects with neat stories behind them. We spent an hour and a half reading information...More
Spent a delightful hour or so touring this history-packed museum. Learned tons about the area and its fascinating past. The attendant shared interesting Marfa facts. A "must-do" for anyone visiting Marfa.
It is a great little museum and can be view in an hour or a little more. It covers a wide range of interest. The lady who was tending the museum said we were the first people to go through the museum in 2017 since...More
It is evident that the individuals who put this museum together were proud of their community. Different rooms are dedicated to various aspects of community life, and each is packed with items donated by members of the Marfa community.
It would be easy to spend...More
Entering this museum, located at the very center of Marfa, is like entering into your grandparents attic. There are pieces of the past all over this old house, which is now a monument to the past of Marfa. The Black and White Photographs document the...More
This former home has been made into a very nice museum that shows what it was like to live in this part of the country in the past. There are lots of antiques and implements from the pioneers, to the 1960s. There is also a...More
Lots of great memories restored here... with lots of personal memorabilia from the locals. You really get a picture and feel of what it was to live in Marfa and West Texas over the last 100+ years. And it's free.
This museum is housed in a small home in the city center. Its not terribly big but they did a great job with the exhibits. There was plenty of information packed in this little place and we enjoyed it. Its worth a stop if you...More
We spent a few hours exploring this Museum which holds the history of Marfa, TX and surrounding countryside. Fascinating info and really good displays. Museum volunteer was really nice and full of knowledge too. Definitely worth the visit.
I loved this museum, it was full of interesting photos and items from Marfa's past. This is the everyday social history that has shaped the community. We talked to the museum attendant for ages about Marfa and felt we'd found out more about the real...More