Street Address
301 Green Avenue
Taft, TX 78390
Mailing Address
P.O. Box 731
Taft, TX 78390
phone: 361-528-2206
e-mail: blacklndmuseum@aol.com
Hours
Thursday - Friday10 AM - 4 PM
Saturday10 AM - 2 PM
Sunday2 PM - 5 PM
Lectures and tours when requested.
Staff
Patrick King, Executive Director
Dolores Rodriquez, Assistant

Description

The museum is housed in a building once headquarters of the giant Coleman-Fulton Pasture Co.

Artifacts Collections

Archives, documents, photos, research library, mayan pottery, Native American Indian atrifacts, minerals and fossils, military collections, Boy Scouts of America, medical, art, artifacts, ranch equipment, town historical items, cultural displays, furniture, agricultural, and antique farm equipment.

Research Collections

The Coleman-Fulton Pasture Co. 1880-1930 vault archives, Dr. John Tunnel Medical Library, Blackland Museum special research library, San Patricio County Historical Society's Oral Histories Project of citizens of San Patricio County born between 1899-1940.

Educational Programs

Guide tours are conducted during our hours of operation. All schools must call at least one month in advance to schedule class tours. No educational material is allowed to leave the museum.

    Library

    Access: Students, Scholars, Members

    Appointment required: Yes

    Publications

    The Blackland Museum has a Facebook site: search -'The Blackland Museum.' Weekly updates are posted.