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Czech Heritage Museum

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A very good glimpse into the past!

This is a rather small museum with some superb artifacts and exhibits. The dresses are particularly... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jay F
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Austin, Texas
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About time!

We have been visiting Temple from our home state of Iowa for many years and we finally went to this... read more

Reviewed September 19, 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a rather small museum with some superb artifacts and exhibits. The dresses are particularly amazing. And lots of stuff from daily life in early 1900s. There is a 9 minute overview movie. Allow an hour or so. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: December 2018
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CzechMuse, General Manager at Czech Heritage Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

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Reviewed September 19, 2018

We have been visiting Temple from our home state of Iowa for many years and we finally went to this Museum. Very, very informative, professional and passionate staff and most worthwhile!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed March 19, 2018 via mobile

I visited the museum simply for curiosity of finding out where the Czech migrants came from , how they settled here in Texas , why they came and how they lived . Being Czech born there was lots of information that i could connect with...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed January 23, 2018

We had a great time at the Czech museum. It was bustling with a lot of people in attendance. There was an old Czech band playing some of my favorite Czech songs. The exhibits and stories were full of knowledge and exciting to hear about....More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed January 8, 2018

We just visited the Czech Heritage Museum and had a wonderful time. The guide and the director were fantastic - very knowledgeable and friendly. The museum has a very interesting display showing the history of the Czech Republic and a very informative display regarding the...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed October 4, 2017

This is the greatest stop in Temple TX. I had learned so much about the Czech migration into the United States. Their contributions to the American culture has been outstanding.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed August 9, 2017

The museum is interesting but the small cafe is wonderful. All home made items. This is authentic Czechs food! My family loves the sausage Kolaches and the cream cheese Kolaches. The area to dine in is very small and most always filled with people having...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed July 10, 2017

I confess, I have lived in Temple for years, and didn't go to the Czech Heritage Museum until June 2017! My familial Czech heritage came through Ellis Island then into Nebraska. It was fun to look at some traditional costumes, some household items, and other...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed February 18, 2017 via mobile

Vitited this museum and enjoyed the information on Czech culture. Did not know much about this before visiting here. They have rare coins and bibles. They have Czech national clothing that is interesting to view. The staff is friendly. Kenny provided excellent insight into the...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Gwen G
Reviewed February 18, 2017

The museum is small, but effective in delivering basic information about the history of Czech immigrants to Texas. There are numerous set pieces, which are in very good condition. The costumes are in good shape and displayed in an interesting way. The customer service is...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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Response from HappyTravelerIAm | Reviewed this property |
There's a Czech restaurant next door to the museum, but you'll have to check with them regarding their hours; the restaurant was closed when we visited the museum.
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Tu - Sat from 10 - 4. It's $4 adult, $3 seniors, children $2.
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