Pecos, Texas: Animatronic Bartender, West of the Pecos Museum

1896 era bartender robot talks -- the only moving exhibit at the West of the Pecos Museum.

West Of The Pecos Museum

120 W. 1st St., Pecos, TX
West Of The Pecos Museum, First and Hwy 285, downtown.
M-Sa 9 am - 5 pm, Su 1-4 pm. (Call to verify)
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Animatronic Bartender, West Of The Pecos Museum

With a precedented whole three points of articulation (eyes, right arm, and neck), "Jess" tells us about his namesake and a dastardly shooting that occurred when his bar opened in 1896. 2 sets of 120 seconds of recorded speech gives him voice. Of course a mention of the gift shop is included. His voice seems to change in the time it takes to activate him again.

Worth a stop in Pecos after fantastic Lunch at Guadalaja's Mexican and flat steak.

[Darren Collins, 03/13/2010]

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