The best museums in Lubbock in December 2023

These are the top 5 best museums in Lubbock, United States, ranked by their rating and popularity in 2023. Click a museum for more information about the museum, including visitor information, exhibitions and reviews.

For a complete overview of museums in Lubbock, their exhibitions and discount cards & passes, see our overview page with all museums in Lubbock.

Looking for the best museums in Lubbock? These are the best ones:

  1. National Ranching Heritage Center1

    National Ranching Heritage Center

    Lubbock, TX
    The National Ranching Heritage Center (NRHC) is a museum dedicated to preserving and presenting the history of ranching. It is situated on the campus of Texas Tech University in Lubbock, Texas. The museum offers a unique insight into the ranching lifestyle and its evolution over the centuries.
  2. Silent Wings Museum2

    Silent Wings Museum

    Lubbock, TX
    The Silent Wings Museum, located in Lubbock, Texas, is a unique museum that is housed in the former tower and terminal building of Lubbock's airport from the 1950s and 1960s. This location adds a layer of historical significance to the museum, as it stands as a testament to the city's aviation history.
  3. Lubbock Lake Landmark3

    Lubbock Lake Landmark

    Lubbock, TX
    The Lubbock Lake Landmark, also known as Lubbock Lake Site, is a significant archeological site and natural history preserve located in the city of Lubbock, Texas. The preserve spans an impressive 336 acres and is protected as a state and federal landmark. It offers a unique opportunity to explore the history and natural beauty of the region.
  4. American Wind Power Center4

    American Wind Power Center

    Lubbock, TX
    The American Wind Power Center, located in Lubbock, Texas, is a museum dedicated to wind power. It is situated on 28 acres of city park land to the east of downtown Lubbock. The museum boasts an exhibition of over 160 American style windmills, making it a unique destination for those interested in the history and technology of wind power.
  5. Museum of Texas Tech University5

    Museum of Texas Tech University

    Lubbock, TX
    The Museum of Texas Tech University, located in Lubbock, Texas, is a comprehensive institution that includes the main museum building, the Moody Planetarium, the Natural Science Research Laboratory, and the research and educational elements of the Lubbock Lake Landmark and the Val Verde County research site. These diverse components offer a wide range of exhibits and educational opportunities for visitors.

All museums in Lubbock