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Pictured are the Settles Hotel of Big Spring, which was renovated in 2012, and an abandoned row of buildings downtown, which were not.

Big Spring is a city on the Edwards Plateau in Texas.

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Map of Big Spring

See[edit]

  • Big Spring State Park.
  • Hangar 25 Air Museum, 1911 Apron Dr, +1 432 264-1999. Big Spring Bombadier School during WWII, and then later incorporated as part of Webb Air Force Base, the hangar now holds a museum which showcases military history in the area.
  • Heritage Museum of Big Spring, 510 Scurry St, +1 432 267-8255. History museum focusing on early pioneer life, railroad history, and oil production in the area.
  • Potton House, 200 N Gregg St, +1 432 263-0511. Restored Victorian home built in 1901 which showcases turn of the century home furnishings.

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Eat[edit]

  • La Posada Restaurant, 206 NW 4th St, +1 432 267-9112.
  • Spanish Inn Restaurant, 200 NW 3rd St, +1 432 267-9340.
  • Brenda's, 3rd St. Burgers, chicken fried steak, all-u-can-eat fried shrimp and catfish on Fridays, BBQ and more. Very reasonable.
  • Big John's BBQ, 3rd St. Little hole in the wall BBQ place. Been around forever and is very good!

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Go next[edit]

  • Lake Moss Creek, about 10 miles south of town. Fishing, birding, swimming, and boating spot. Camping available.
Routes through Big Spring
Midland ← Jct N Texas 137.svg S  W I-20.svg E  SweetwaterAbilene
LubbockLamesa  NW US 87.svg SE  Sterling CitySan Angelo
END  S Texas 350.svg N  SnyderEnds at US 180.svg



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