The simple music Jimmy Dean enjoyed as a boy at home and at church in his hometown of Plainview, TX became the foundation for his country music career that had national impact.
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Best known now for his iconic sausage brand, Jimmy Dean was also a country music star, a well-known entertainer, and a successful entrepreneur. Visit us today and learn about his story from humble beginnings to business mogul and everything in between.
The Llano Estacado side of the museum features the regional history and pre-history of the Southern High Plains, which is also known as the Llano Estacado. The museum showcases exhibits on the region’s geology, Native American artifacts, and even a large Columbian mammoth's skull. Also depicted are large-scale storefront reproductions of a settlement era general store, schoolhouse, doctor's office, and more.
Dedicated to celebrating the life and legacy of Jimmy Dean and the heritage of the Llano Estacado region, the Jimmy Dean and Llano Estacado Museum is located on the Wayland Baptist University campus in Plainview, TX.
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