Crystal Palace And Museum

4.41 Vote Currently Open [Closes at 09:00 pm]
  • Address: 2800 Buck Owens Blvd. Bakersfield, CA 93308, USA, United States
  • Timings: 05:00 pm - 09:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +1-6613287560
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Museums, Family And Kids

The Crystal Palace and Museum is a music hall built in the 1990’s that became one of the most privileged places for live country music. The owner of the place was Buck Owens- an American songwriter, singer and musician who ruled the billboards country music charts. Buck wanted to make a high-end place where country music could be performed.

Even though the place is known as a museum, the Crystal Palace is actually a great restaurant with foot tapping entertainment. Some of the most iconic artists have performed here and famous national television specials were filmed here too.

This place has a special charm for Buck fans with amazing memorabilia, a range of guitars- a Pink Fender telecaster, a tri-colour Gibson, limited edition Buck Owens guitar made by Fender and a guitar that was gifted to Buck by Ray Bensen, all take the spotlight here. The place also showcases a number of suits that became iconic to his personality and career.

Apart form its rich pop history and true Americana ambience, the place has become one of the best restaurants in the city. Try the Angus steaks, slow cooked baby-back ribs and chicken steaks served here. The place also serves delicious burgers and pizzas and has a good wine menu too. If you are here for the weekend, do not miss out on the Sunday brunch.

Entrance Ticket Details For Crystal Palace And Museum

  • Prices vary for every show. You can book the show tickets online.

Crystal Palace And Museum Hours

Country Store/ Box Office hours:

  • Tuesday- Thursday: from 3:00 pm till close
  • Friday & Saturday from 3:00 pm till close
  • Sunday from 9:30 am till 1:00 pm

Restaurant Hours:

  • Tuesday – Thursday: from 5:00 pm till 9:00pm; Dinner served till 8:45 pm
  • Friday & Saturday from 5:00 pm till 11:00 pm; Dinner served till 10:00 pm
  • Sunday Brunch: 9:30 am – 1:00 pm
  • Closed: Sunday evenings and Mondays.

How to Reach Crystal Palace And Museum

  • By Bus: Buck Owens & Sillect
  • By renting a car/ bike.
  • By Taxi
  • By taking a cab.

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  • Crystal Palace And Museum Address: 2800 Buck Owens Blvd. Bakersfield, CA 93308, USA, United States
  • Crystal Palace And Museum Contact Number: +1-6613287560
  • Crystal Palace And Museum Timing: 05:00 pm - 09:00 pm
  • Best time to visit Crystal Palace And Museum(preferred time): 05:30 pm - 06:45 pm
  • Time required to visit Crystal Palace And Museum: 02:00 Hrs
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Crystal Palace And Museum Reviews & Ratings

  • I had a very great experience. Wish I would have taken a picture of my steak, but it looked and was very tasty, delicious, and flavorful. Great time with guys from work. They had a class for line dancing, I think.very entertaining, then the live band came on stage to play. A must at least once, especially the cow.

  • Had wanted to try for some time, so did on Friday night. Overall... pretty good. Food above average, service very good too. A bit pricey, but for a small cover charge, live music. Music, of course, too loud... ears still ringing six hours later. Will go back.

  • First time there. Was amazing. Food was fantastic. Had house bands. The decor was great to look at. Definitely will go again.

  • Incredible venue, and the Sunday brunch is out of the world, bring your appetite. I've never had chicken fried steak, tri-tip, bacon, sausage and hot links on the same plate! Carnivore Heaven...

  • My experience going to the crystal palace was very unfortunate. I called to make a reservation and arrived and was not able to get a table. After waiting an hour, I asked the kind hostess if it were possible to talk to the manager, because I understand there is only so much that they can do, but I was met with an aggressive attitude. I think the woman’s name was krista or Kristy? I was basically met with a, “well what do you expect me to do about it?”. The pure lack of customer service was astounding. I am sorry to say I won’t be back because of it.

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