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Doss Heritage and Cultural Center

Closed Now: 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
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We visited the Doss Center with our four young grandsons under the age of 8. They had been there... read more

Reviewed March 24, 2018
Salina, Kansas
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If you love horses, or more specifically the art of a Cutting horse, you must visit this museum... read more

Reviewed December 6, 2017
Fort Worth, Texas
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The mission of the James and Dorothy Doss Heritage and Culture Center is to collect, preserve, and interpret the history of Parker County through cultural and educational events that raise awareness and pride in our western heritage.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
1400 Texas Dr, Weatherford, TX 76086-6300
+1 817-599-6168
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Reviewed December 11, 2018

I came to do some research, but they don't open the archives to the public. The staff did look through their materials for my specific request and were quite helpful, but nothing substitutes for being able to put you hands on documents and discover things...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed March 24, 2018 via mobile

We visited the Doss Center with our four young grandsons under the age of 8. They had been there before and were anxious to show us what was there. And they were right....so many enjoyable and educational exhibits. We really appreciated the friendly, knowledgeable members...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed December 6, 2017 via mobile

If you love horses, or more specifically the art of a Cutting horse, you must visit this museum. Lots of wonderful memorabilia. I have to admit that my family has personal ties to some of the people immortalized in this museum, but this place has...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank fishfortrout
Reviewed November 9, 2017

The Doss Heritage Center is easily accessible on beautiful park-like wooded grounds. Their exhibits are always changing, and all are very interesting. There is a fully restored Conestoga wagon that traveled across the plains to get to Texas, on permanent display. If you want to...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed November 9, 2017

We have enjoyed the various displays of our western heritage on display. They have some wonderful art work and a very good gift store. We have attended several gatherings in the conference center too. Highly encourage you to visit on your next rip to Weatherford,...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Douglas F
Reviewed October 2, 2017

The Doss Heritage museum is more than just Parker County. Covering the county as well as much of Texas History, the museum will benefit out of town visitors and local residents. Experience our history through exhibits and documents presented in a easy to read manner....More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Pat B
Reviewed August 17, 2017

Had a very nics afternoon. The galleries are nice, small, intersting and displayed nicely. The persoanal information given about the stagecoach was outstanding. No matter how many questions were ask, they were answered with a smile a great information.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Pary74
Reviewed August 16, 2017

Great place for a wedding reception. It have a wonderful room that is perfect for a eloquent gathering.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Mokeecat
Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

We went by the Doss Center to see some paintings displayed by a local artist. I did not realize the history and exhibits that would be available for viewing. Lots of Weatherford history and a lot about Mary Martin. There was a lot of Indian...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Debra A
Reviewed July 31, 2017

Place is beautiful, I loved the garden and all of the nice pictures. My daughter fell in love with the museum.

Date of experience: July 2017
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