Cross Plains, Texas: Museum to the Creator of Conan the Barbarian

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Robert E. Howard Museum

Address:
625 W. Hwy. 36, Cross Plains, TX
Directions:
The Robert E. Howard Museum, West edge of town on Hwy 36 (Fifth St.), south side.
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Museum to the Creator of Conan the Barbarian

"The Father of Sword and Sorcery" lived (and died) in this little house on the prairie. Robert E. Howard Home sign out front.

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National Register of Historic Places sign.

Museum to the Creator of Conan the Barbarian

Found the house and took a few pics outside, but no one was there to let us in. There was a sign with phone numbers to call and schedule a tour. There were historical marker signs, but nothing that we saw outside that described the historical significance.

[Angela Pearson, 05/16/2019]

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