Cross Plains Home to Robert E. Howard Museum

on February 4, 2001

Cross Plains (pop. 1,128) is home to a museum honoring Robert E. Howard, a noted author of fantasy and adventure stories who created Conan the Barbarian. Howard created most of his works in the home (now restored and placed on National Register of Historic Places) where he lived from 1919 until his death in 1936.

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