Lubbock, Texas: American Windmill Museum

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Address:
1701 Canyon Lake Drive, Lubbock, TX
Directions:
I-27 exit 3. Drive east on 19th St./US 62 for three-quarters of a mile. You'll see a giant wind turbine on the left, outside the museum. Turn left onto Canyon Lake Drive.
Hours:
Tu-Sa 10-5. Property gated after hours. (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Phone:
806-747-8734
Admission:
Adults $7.50
RA Rates:
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Wind Power Museum.

American Windmill Museum

If you like windmills, this place has over 160 spanning the history of wind power, including a giant wind turbine that generates the museum's electricity.

Roadsideamerica.com Report... [03/27/2011]

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Model railroad layout.

American Windmill Museum

Tons of windmills! In addition, there's a G-scale or large scale train display. Trains run all the time down the 100-ft. display, and also on an elevated track around the museum. A former mechanical engineer keeps things ticking, and was a real nice gentleman to talk to. Good place for teens.

[Craig, 03/31/2021]

Windmills.

American Wind Power Center and Museum

This place celebrates what most folks drive by without noticing.

[Andrea Rymill, 06/03/2017]

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