Czech Heritage Museum and Genealogy Center, Temple

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#202 of 308 in Museums in Texas
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  • 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.  more »
  • 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 i...  more »
  • 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 ...  more »
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  • This is a little gem of a museum. If you're at all interested in the story of the Czech and Slovak people who emigrated to Texas, you should stop in. Most of the displays can be touched (Please leave the Edison Gramophone cylinders alone... those are out in the open, but are irreplaceable!) and a few of the really old machines are in working order. They include a 9 minute video that's full of information, and some really nice artifacts. If you have any interest in genealogy, and are of Texas Czech descent, you also might want to visit. Finally, the gift shop has some cute pieces. For $4 a head, you get a knowledgeable guided tour. Totally great way to waste an hour and a half or so.
  • Amazing little gem of a museum. Great displays and very informative tour guide. Super stop.

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