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Temporary Museum Closure to Prevent Coronavirus Risk

The Texas Ranger Hall of Fame and Museum will be closed to the public at least through midnight April 21, 2020. This includes gift shop purchases and all events in John Knox Center Banquet Hall and the Education Center. 

The City of Waco is being proactive in trying to limit the community spread of Coronavirus Disease.

Please follow us on Facebook and texasranger.org for updates on the closure. We appreciate your support.

Welcome to the

Texas Ranger Hall of Fame and Museum

OUR MISSION: To disseminate knowledge and inspire appreciation of the Texas Rangers, a legendary symbol of Texas and the American West; To collect, preserve, study and exhibit artifacts, artwork and archives relating to the Texas Ranger service; To permanently document and honor the service of Texas Rangers past and present.

OUR LEADERSHIP: The Texas Ranger Hall of Fame and Museum (TRHFM) is a 50 year educational, public/private partnership between the City of Waco, the Texas Department of Public Safety and private/corporate benefactors. As a an IRS 170(c) governmentally owned non-profit donations are tax-deductible as charitable donations.

LOCATION: I-35 at University Parks Drive in Waco, Texas, midway between Dallas and Austin.
Southbound (from Dallas) exit MLK Blvd Exit 335C
Northbound (from Austin) exit University Parks Dr Exit 335B

PHYSICAL ADDRESSS: 100 Texas Ranger Trail, Waco, TX 76706.

GPS COORDINATES: N31° 33.329    W097° 07.116

For information and updates on I-35 construction, please click here.

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For information and updates on I-35 construction, please click here.
Museum will maintain normal operating hours during construction.

MUSEUM HOURS: Opens 9 am - Closes 5 pm | Last guest admitted at 4:30 pm. We recommend you plan 1.5 to 2 hours for your visit to see all the exhibits. | Closed for Thanksgiving, Christmas & New Years.

GIFT SHOP HOURS: Opens 9 am - Closes 4:30 pm | Shop may be closed for annual inventory the last few days of September.

RESEARCH CENTER HOURS: Opens 9 am - Closes 4 pm Monday - Friday

PARKING: Free | During Baylor football games, parking is reserved for Baylor Club members.

ADMISSION: Adults: $8.00 | Children (6-12): $4.00 | Children under 6 free | Seniors (60+): $7.00 | Military (with ID): $7.00

GROUP/SCHOOL TOURS (10 +): Reservations necessary | Please call Toll free: 1-877-750-8631 | or Local: 254-750-8631

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WE GLADLY ACCEPT: Visa | MasterCard | Discover

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STAY WITH OUR SUPPORTING HOTELS: Fairfield Waco | Quality Inn & Suites | Holiday Inn and Suites Waco NW

Visit & About Us The Texas Ranger Hall of Fame is accessible to individuals with disabilities.

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