Odessa, Texas

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Odessa, Texas, USA

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Historic Homes & Buildings

  • White-Pool House

    112 East Murphy Street
    Odessa, TX 79761
    915-333-4072
    The city's oldest structure, this two-story red brick house retains many original furnishings and some changing exhibits. It is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
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Historic Sites & Monuments

  • Jackrabbit Statue

    802 North Sam Houston
    Odessa, TX 79761
    Located at the ECISD Administration Building
    Known as the "world's largest jackrabbit," standing at eight feet tall, the Jack Ben Rabbit statue is an Odessa landmark and a tourist favorite.
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Museums & Galleries

  • Ellen Noël Art Museum of the Permian Basin

    4909 East University Boulevard
    Odessa, TX 79761
    University of Texas of the Permian Basin Campus
    915-550-9696
    The Ellen Noël Art Museum is an independent art museum that features rotating historical and contemporary art exhibits and a permanent sculpture and sensory garden. Art educational programs for all...
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  • Million Barrel Museum

    400 Museum Boulevard
    Monahans, TX 79756
    432-943-8401
    The centerpiece of this museum is a hole in the ground, a million barrel oil tank built by Shell Oil in 1928 when the nearby Hendricks field was flowing wildly and storage capacity was badly needed.
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  • Parker House Ranching Heritage Museum

    1118 Maple Street
    Odessa, TX 79760
    432-335-9918
    This restored modest house was once the headquarters of a ranch that took over 175 sections in Andrews and Ector Counties. Owned by Jim and Bessie Parker from the 1930s to the 1950s, this home...
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  • Presidential Museum, The

    4919 East University Boulevard
    Odessa, TX 79761
    University of Texas of the Permian Basin Campus
    432-363-7737
    The only museum in the country that is dedicated to the office of the President, this museum contains a large array of permanent exhibits including the "Library of the Presidents," campaign...
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National Parks & Natural Wonders

  • Big Bend National Park

    P.O. Box 129
    Odessa, TX 79834-0129
    Located in Brewster County in Southwestern Texas
    432-477-2251
    One of the largest national parks at over 800,000 acres, Big Bend features over 200 miles of hiking trails, elevations from less than 2,000 feet along the Rio Grande to nearly 8,000 feet in the...
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