Housed in the former Harris Drug Store where Woody Guthrie ('This Land is Your Land', 'So Long, It's Been Good to Know Ya') worked, sang, and played his guitar. Reminders of Woody line the walls and fill the display cases. Jam sessions are held twice monthly. 2012 is the centennial of Woody's birth, with celebrations across the country. Check our website for current information.
Monahans was ground zero for a West Texas oil boom in 1928. So much crude was pumped out of the ground that there weren't enough barrels to store it. Shell Oil Company had an idea. It built one big barrel. Today it's known as the Million Barrel Museum. "Barrel" describes its capacity, not its shape; it's actually a giant dish dug into the earth, 35 feet deep, paved with cement. It originally had an elaborate vaulted wooden roof.
Journey through thousands of years of life on what has been called 'The Great American Desert,' No-Man's Land, and The High Plains. Over 10,000 artifacts chronicle the history of civilization up to the current age. We also have a beautiful courtyard with a gazebo and enclosed by buildings from by gone days. This includes a country church, a general store, small house, depot and caboose.
It's a come-as-you-are neighborhood restaurant offering favorites like Cedar Plank Salmon, Fish Tacos, Stuffed Alaskan Flounder, and Grill Specialties. Enjoy wild catch chalkboard features and the new calorie counted BODY and SOLE menu. Happy Hour features famous Rock-A-Rita margaritas, 18 oz. schooners of cold beer, wine and spirits for your enjoyment.
in Bar & Grill
The Pecan Grill, open daily for Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner inside the Overton Hotel & Conference Center. Featuring innovative dishes like Sweet Tea Brined Game Hens and Chicken Fried Quail to traditional fare like the Bone-in Ribeye. Relax in the 'Texas Chic' surroundings of the Pecan Grill Lounge featuring live music on the weekends or enjoy Lubbock's most decadent Sunday Brunch.
Our store is loaded with junk for you to SHOP! We offer handmade, refurbished, painted, and customized items to compliment anyone's decor! Also, check out our partner Lost R Rocker Boutique for personalized clothing and accessories for all ages and styles! Our new location has an 8,000 sq ft lot behind it that we call our "Backyard". Currently we offer our "Backyard Market" for a quarterly Saturday shopping experience with some of Abilene's most talented vendors.
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