Houston, Texas: National Museum of Funeral History

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415 Barren Springs Drive, Houston, TX
North of Houston on I-45. By the airport take exit 63. Turn west onto Airtex. Drive a quarter-mile to its end. Turn right onto Ella Blvd. Drive two blocks. Turn right onto Barren Springs Drive. The museum is the first building on the right.
M-F 10-4, Sa 10-5, Su 12-5 (Call to verify)
Adults $10.00
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National Museum of Funeral History.

National Museum of Funeral History
An impressive collection of caskets, hearses, and other funeral industry regalia, including JFK's original Eternal Flame and a waxy Pope and Lincoln lying in their coffins. Roadsideamerica.com Report... [02/11/2013]

National Museum of Funeral History - bottled Undertakers Spring Water.

Souvenirs: National Museum of Funeral History
The National Museum of Funeral History stocks a variety of edible and inedible souvenirs in its mirco-gift shop. Roadsideamerica.com Report...
Art Coffins: National Museum of Funeral History
Unusual African coffins exhibited at the Funeral History museum. Roadsideamerica.com Report...
Houston, Texas - Dead Pope Is Installed In Funeral Museum
National Museum of Funeral History: ...the December 2 unveiling of "Celebrating the Lives and Deaths of the Popes," a $2 million permanent exhibit that will allow visitors to attend a papal funeral. [11/30/2008] Complete Story...

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Ornate funeral wagon.

National Museum of Funeral History

Costs $10 for adults but worth it! It has children hearses and sled hearses that I didn't know even existed. Loved the family coffin for three family members.

[Norma E, 01/30/2010]

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