Fort Davis, Texas: Rattlers and Reptiles

Buzz Ross's collection of live rattlesnakes and other desert animals are exhibited in his small reptile museum.
Address:
600 State St. N., Fort Davis, TX
Directions:
Across from the Fort Davis National Historic Site on North Highway 17 at Blackfoot St.
Phone:
432-426-2465
Admission:
$4 adult, max $12 family.
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Largest Live Rattlesnake exhibit.

Rattlers and Reptiles

Rattlers and Reptiles is a small museum with an amazing and well displayed collection of live rattlesnakes and other desert animals. The proprietor, Buzz Ross, has every species of rattlesnake plus a good variety of tarantulas, other snake species, and a few other animals. He speaks knowledgeably and entertainingly about his experiences finding, observing, and raising snakes and other animals.

[Linda Wiener, 03/29/2011]

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