Pharr Travel Guide

  • Old Kiwanis Club Building
    Old Kiwanis Club Building
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  • Conjunto Tejano Museum
    Conjunto Tejano Museum
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  • Pharr Chamber of Commerce
    Pharr Chamber of Commerce
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    by Basaic Written Sep 19, 2014

    Pharr is a city of about 73,000 (up 57% since 2000) located at the intersection of US Highways 83 and 281 in Hidalgo County in the South Texas Plains section of Southern Texas. Pharr is part of the mass of humanity around McAllen and Edinburg. Although the area has long been inhabited, Pharr was established in 1909 as an agricultural center and was named after Henry N. Pharr a sugar planter from Louisiana. Pharr is the United States point of access to the major Mexican City of Reynosa. To get information to help you plan and enjoy your visit, stop at the Pharr Chamber of Commerce. Hours are 8:30 AM to 5 PM Monday through Friday.

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    • Road Trip
    • Family Travel

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