The Babe Didrikson Zaharias Museum in Beaumont is a museum that is dedicated to the life and times of one of America's most notable female athletes.
It features items from her childhood, as well as memorabilia from Zaharias' professional golfing career including trophies and clothing. It also includes an exhibit about how she overcame great odds with physical disabilities to become a champion golfer and athlete.
Some of the most interesting items on display at the museum are a bust of Zaharias, her golfing equipment, and trophies that she won.
As well as being able to tour the museum itself, visitors can also purchase merchandise like books or hats in the gift shop area.
- Admission fee: Adults $12; Children (ages five through 12) $0; Seniors (age 65+) $11
- Hours: Tuesday - Saturday 11am - Noon, Wednesday 11am - Dusk, Sunday Closed
- Contact number: 409-833-4622 for more information on hours or admission pricing
Beaumont is home to many museums like this, so be sure to check them out!