Experiencing the Waters

Made famous in the 1920s for our “healing” waters, Mineral Wells brought wellness seekers from around the country. They would come for a “season” to…

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Virtual Historic Tour of Mineral Wells

Mineral Wells is a city built on mineral-enriched waters. We’ve hailed wanderers from far and wide, people in search of health, healing, and relaxation. Once…

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6 Crazy Eats (and drinks) You Can Only Find in Mineral Wells

dining guide to eats and drinks you can get only in Mineral Wells Mineral Wells may be known for The Baker Hotel and Crazy Water,…

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Greetings from Mineral Wells

Originally sold for 1 cent each, the “Greetings From Mineral Wells” postcards captured the local tourism experience of the 1930s and 1940s. One side displayed…

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Mineral Wells Is Ready for Its Comeback

Reposted from Texas Monthly Since the Baker Hotel closed, in 1972, its decaying facade has loomed over Mineral Wells, a de facto memorial to the…

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