Houston, Texas: National Museum of Funeral History

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Address:
415 Barren Springs Drive, Houston, TX
Directions:
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.
Hours:
M-F 10-4, Sa 10-5, Su 12-5 (Call to verify)
Phone:
281-876-3063
Admission:
Adults $10.00
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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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