We came here because my husband wanted to see the Cowboy Hall of Fame. We viewed the Tex Allen displays with an itinerary that the docent gave us to guide us through. When we came to the Cowboy Hall of Fame we were surprised to see that it featured local ranchers that were termed "Real Cowboys." In another room we... 更多
Red Allen museum has many different outfits, boots, mementos from the cowboy singer Rex Allen and his son Rex Allen Jr. In Wilcox, AZ. His hometown. The first Saturday will be Rex Allen days starting with a parade, rodeo and concert. Usually two performances. The museum has DVD's of the singing cowboy, postcards and other items. It's well worth a... 更多
This museum was interesting more for my hubby than me...he grew up on cowboy movies, I didn't. Nonetheless, it was a great little diversion from the long road between Yuma and El Paso. Hours are limited but if it's open you'll enjoy it.
A nice trip back to our childhoods. All about Rex Allen and his son Jr. Lots of memorabilia - clothing, lobby cards. posters, glossies, etc. Nice way to spend an hour or so. Very inexpensive admission. Tour guide was very informative.
This museum is about Willcox native Rex Allen and his cowboy acting career. There is a huge collection of his movie posters, as well as many cowboy artifacts. I personally have not seen any of his movies, but I might have to look up a few after seeing this museum. Admission is only $2. Interesting for fans of old 1950s... 更多
That's how I'd describe it. The focus on Rex Allen and his life with his family, friends and career is well depicted in a concise format that would satisfy anyone who had even a slight interest in this underrated western movie star and entertainer. The young lady I met today at the front desk knew her history thoroughly and her... 更多
Just wanted to get off the interstate so pulled into Wilcox. I did not even know who Rex was but by the time I left the museum I felt I did. The lady working filled me in than answered all my stupid questions. It was great. The park across the street (pictured) is where his ashes are scattered and also... 更多