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Freddy Fender Museum

210 E Heywood St, San Benito, TX 78586-4635
+1 956-361-3800
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San Benito's Freddy

The museum is not just Freddy Fender, it contains information on Texas conjunto music performers... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Anna L P
Hanover, Pennsylvania
Nice Small Town Museum

Very quaint museum with a lot of Freddy Fender memorabilia and a little South Texas history thrown... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2017
Phillip S
Austin, Texas
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1 week ago
“San Benito's Freddy”
28 Jun 2017
“Nice Small Town Museum”
210 E Heywood St, San Benito, TX 78586-4635
+1 956-361-3800
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The museum is not just Freddy Fender, it contains information on Texas conjunto music performers. The lady showed 2 videos on Freddy performing and showed pictures. As we were leaving she informed us that a new museum is being built and should be open next...More

Thank Anna L P
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Very quaint museum with a lot of Freddy Fender memorabilia and a little South Texas history thrown in.

1  Thank Phillip S
Reviewed 19 September 2016

If you like Tex-Mex music this is a must. Not just a Freddy Fender museum other artist are also here. Museum has plans for expansion so it can only get better.

1  Thank Ernesto V
Reviewed 19 July 2016

Excellent museum with a great story to tell about this iconic Texas legend. Thanks for a great tour!

Thank ron956
Reviewed 27 February 2016

This is a community museum featuring the rich music traditions of the RGV. Certainly there is a section dedicated to Freddy Fender, but also many others who contributed to the TexMex music we enjoy today. As well, there is a section of the museum focussing...More

1  Thank 10RogerTheLodger10
Reviewed 23 October 2015

There is lots of good displays, really good information about Freddie Fender. Brought back good memories of Freddie.

Thank Mary F
Reviewed 8 July 2015 via mobile

We took our grade level to a field trip here, and the students loved it. It was very educational and interesting.

Thank Miguel G
Reviewed 25 June 2015

I am a huge admirer and fan of Freddy Fender , and although the museum is small, it is packed with his life history . You can"t help but feel so close to him and his music after seeing the video, photographs, reading all his...More

2  Thank W814KGrobertm
Reviewed 1 March 2015

This tiny quaint museum is a must for all Freddy Fender fans, the museum is tiny however the very friendly staff can give you some great insight into the life of Freddy and the history of regions distinctive style of music.

1  Thank dmahalek
Reviewed 17 July 2014 via mobile

It is a waste of time. If your a FF fan then ok. . It's ok. It's not a great deal but it beats being in San Benito with nothing to do. Not like you're going to gain anything but either being there or not....More

1  Thank jay b
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