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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

Address:
120 W. 1st St., Pecos, TX
Directions:
West Of The Pecos Museum, First and Hwy 285, downtown.
Hours:
M-Sa 9 am - 5 pm, Su 1-4 pm. (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Phone:
432-445-5076
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Animatronic bartender.

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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