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Cleburne, Texas: Chisholm Trail Outdoor Museum: Boot Hill of Sins

Collection of old Wild West buildings. The cattle drive out front is claimed to be the longest metal cut-out sculpture in the U.S. Look for the Boot Hill of Sins.

Chisholm Trail Outdoor Museum

Address:
101 Chisholm Trail, Cleburne, TX
Directions:
Chisholm Trail Outdoor Museum. On the south side of US Hwy 67 just west of the bridge across Lake Pat Cleburne.
Hours:
Th-Sa 10-5, Su 1-5. You can still walk the grounds if the gate is closed. (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Phone:
817-648-0989
Admission:
Free, donations accepted.
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Sin cemetery.

Chisholm Trail Outdoor Museum

One of my favorite parts of the Chisholm Trail Outdoor Museum: a cemetery for our sins.

[Judy Ramsey, 08/18/2020]
Chisholm Trail Outdoor Museum

I live nearby and have watched this grow from one old building into a large historical town from the late 1800s. While some of the buildings are reproductions, most are real, brought in from around the area (Log cabin courthouse, school, jail, blacksmith, graveyard, stagecoach stop, etc...).

There is also a very long metal cut-out "cattle drive" of life-size cowboys, horses, and cattle along the road leading to the museum, which the museum says is the largest in America. They have docent-led tours at various times.

[Otis Gorman, 02/22/2015]

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