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To The Saints' Roost Museum

 

Saints’ Roost Museum, housed in the 1910 Adair Hospital, preserves the unique heritage of Donley County pioneer life, and is a monument to the people of the Texas Panhandle, then and now.

Come experience the past, where the pioneer spirit and the history of the Texas Panhandle is captured in exhibits remembering namesake Cornelia Adair, her husband John Adair, legendary cattleman Charles Goodnight, and the historic JA Ranch and the cowboys who called the first cattle ranch in the Panhandle home.

 

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ONGOING EXHIBITS

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ImageA Stitch In TimeRead More
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UPCOMING EVENTS

  • 05 December 6:00 PM - Events Christmas Benefit The Saints’ Roost Museum Board of Directors will host their annual Christmas Benefit “COVID Style”, virtually, via Facebook Live. The Board is extremely disappointed the traditional dinner and dance is not possible and feels that health and safety are a priority.

    The traditional Reverse Drawing will be held on Saturday, December 5, 2020, beginning at 6:00 p.m. for a chance to win up to $5,000 prepaid credit card. Tickets will be drawn continuously down to the last five. Tickets are $50 and may be purchased from any Museum Board Member.

  • 25 September 10:00 AM - Events 27th Annual Col. Charles Goodnight Chuck Wagon Cook Off Tickets for the 27th Annual Col. Charles Goodnight Chuck Wagon Cook Off go on sale in the Fall of 2021!

RECENT NEWS

 

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Posted By: Amy Thornberry
Updated: 11/5/2020
03:18 PM
Jack Ramey’s Crosstimber team from Mustang, Oklahoma, was the overall champion of the 26th Annual Col. Charles Goodnight Chuck Wagon Cook Off September 26, 2020, at the Saints’ Roost Museum. . . . Read More

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Posted By: Jon Michael Jones
Updated: 7/31/2020
10:45 AM
Purchase an informative book on Col. Charles Goodnight, sip from a campfire coffee mug, or purchase a reprint of a Harold Bugbee sketch. Our lighted Donley County Courthouse replica makes a wonderful Christmas gift! Stop by and visit in person, or shop here online! . . . Read More

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Posted By: Jon Michael Jones
Updated: 7/31/2020
10:43 AM
Saints’ Roost Museum is continuing the development of plans for its “Wheels of History” Transportation Complex. The complex will house: a 1906 Bain Chuck Wagon, restored and donated by Johnny Brumley; a 1923-24 Model T donated by Dr. Keith C. Hudson; a buggy purchased b . . . Read More

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