Texas Plains Trail Region

Participant in the Texas Historical Commission's
Texas Heritage Trails Program

Matador: Motley County Historical Museum

The museum is located in the old Traweek Hospital, built in 1928 by Dr. A.E. Traweek. Features displays on hospital history, veterans, ranching, Native Americans, county history, schools, saddle making and a diorama of early-day Matador. The museum also serves as the chamber of commerce.


  • 828 Dundee Street
  • Matador, Texas
  • 79244


  • Phone: 806-347-2968

Hours & Fees

  • Wednesday, 1 p.m.-5 p.m. or by appointment.

  • Free