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Heritage Farmstead Museum

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Docent leads groups through Victorian-era grounds that re-create turn-of-the-century Texas Blackland Prairie culture

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Promotional value expires Sep 30, 2014. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy 5 additional as gifts. Valid only for option purchased. Limit 1 per visit. 3 & under Free. Not valid for special events (Preschool Fun on Farms days, Summer Camps, or April 16 and 19, June 7 and 17, July 15 and 23, Sept 24. Reservation required. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Heritage Farmstead Museum - Plano: Guided Tour for Two, Four, or Six at The Heritage Farmstead Museum (Up to 50% Off)

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  • $5 for a docent-guided tour for two (up to a $10 value)
  • $10 for a docent-guided tour for four (up to a $20 value)
  • $15 for a docent-guided tour for six (up to a $30 value)<p>

Docents guide groups through the Victorian-era Farrell-Wilson House and its turn-of-the-century outbuildings, which rest on the museum’s 4.5-acre grounds. Along the way, visitors can peruse some 10,000 objects and archival materials that represent what life was like on the Texas Blackland Prairie from 1890–1920.

The Heritage Farmstead Museum

To stroll the grounds of The Heritage Farmstead Museum is to walk into a living vestige of the past. A turn about the 4.5-acre property reveals a blacksmith shop and bookshelves filled with Victorian-era tomes. Accredited by the American Alliance of Museums, these grounds are dedicated to preserving turn-of-the-century Texas Blackland Prairie culture.

The museum's rich history begins with businessman Hunter Farrell, who built the main house for his wife, Mary Alice, more than a century ago. Since being passed down the familial line, the property has been preserved and restored for the thousands of visitors who examine its artifacts, admire its architecture, and traverse its grounds each year. School programs, summer camps, and daily tours provide an immersive look into the lives of the people who populated the Plano area from 1890–1920, and a slew of rotating and permanent exhibits re-create such sites as a North Texas schoolhouse from 1895.

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94% of 48 customers recommend

Love this place
Yesenia B. · June 19, 2016
Great volunteer guide, and I was really impressed by the house we toured. I've toured a lot of historic homes, but this one had some items I had not seen before that were really interesting.
Jessica E. · February 26, 2016
Very fun :) sweet atmosphere and we loved the animals!
Katrina J. · October 18, 2015
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    Plano

    1900 West 15th Street

    Plano, TX 75075

    +19728810140

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