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ranching heritage center

Museum & Park Hours

10am to 5pm, historical park closes daily at 4pm

The National Ranching Heritage Center is a museum and outdoor park with 50 historic structures dating back to the 1700's. In addition to the 19-acre historical park, the NRHC has 42 life-size bronze outdoor art pieces and a 44,000-square-foot museum with seven galleries featuring art exhibits, photography and artifacts that capture historical and contemporary Western life. 

First priority when in Lubbock
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I found it highly interesting to learn more about the early settlers and the way they lived. Do not miss the building with the branding irons. Advice: Take the suggested route to see the buildings and equipment in their chronolohical order.

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Upcoming Events

April

April 13, 2019

49th Annual Ranch Day

May

May 27, 2019

Closed for the Holiday

June

June 10, 2019 - June 15, 2019

Summer Youth Classes

National Ranching Heritage Center