Spindletop - Gladys City Boomtown Museum
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Gladys City consists of 15 replica buildings filled with objects that commemorate America’s first, great oil discovery at Spindletop Hill.
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Spindletop

Gladys City Boomtown Museum
5550 University Dr.

Beaumont, TX  77705

409-880-1750

(85 miles E of Houston, TX)


Indulge your adventurous wildcatter spirit with a self-guided tour through Gladys City, 15 replica buildings filled with objects that commemorate America’s first, great oil discovery at Spindletop Hill salt dome in Beaumont. 

 

This story of dreams, risks, failures, and success is told through buildings and artifacts, that visitors can view while imagining life in the historic oilfield.


Spindletop - Gladys City Boomtown Museum

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Photos courtesy of Beaumont Convention & Visitors Bureau

 

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