Skip to Content

Reviewer notes

Use this space to describe your geocache location, container, and how it's hidden to your reviewer. If you've made changes, tell the reviewer what changes you made. The more they know, the easier it is for them to publish your geocache. This note will not be visible to the public when your geocache is published.

This cache has been archived.

irvingheritage: Based on previous cache notes about the area, we have decided to archive this one.


Traditional Geocache

Celebrating Irving Series #3 Ruth Paine Museum

A cache by irvingheritage Send Message to Owner Message this owner
Hidden : 3/21/2017
1.5 out of 5
1.5 out of 5

Size: Size: micro (micro)

Join now to view geocache location details. It's free!


How Geocaching Works

Please note Use of services is subject to the terms and conditions in our disclaimer.

Geocache Description:

This cache was placed as part of a series, "Celebrating Irving: The City and The Man, April 2017", aimed to encourage the discovery of the city its history through geocaching.

Please Join us for the Finale to the Month Long Celebration on April 30th 2017, 3pm @ The Jaycee Center for the Arts, 1975 Puritan Drive; Irving, TX 75061. Prizes will be awarded to those finding 6 of the 12 Caches.

The Ruth Paine House Museum

Tours start at The Visitors Center on the third floor of the old Irving Central Library at 801 W. Irving Blvd. here in Irving. A special van takes you to visit the actual house.

The Ruth Paine House is where Lee Harvey Oswald, alleged assassin of John F. Kennedy, spent the night  November 22nd. His wife was renting a room there. The next day shots supposedly fired by Oswald rang out in Dallas at Dealey Plaza the next day claiming the life of President Kennedy.

In 2009 the City of Irving purchased the Ruth Paine House to preserve its historical integrity. In 2013, the city created a museum in the house so that visitors can glimpse back in time with the holographic displays within the house preserved to look much like it did in 1963.

You are looking for a Small Plastic Container, with room for a few tradeables. Please note: The container change from the original description. *** It is no longer a Micro, as originally planned. It's NOT Tethered. What you seek is in the bushes. Please replace as found.

Happy Hunting !!!

This cache is part of Celebrating Irving: The City And The Man, April 2017

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

Hcqngr: Ohfurf (ghpxrq va gurer)

Decryption Key


(letter above equals below, and vice versa)



46 Logged Visits

Found it 25     Didn't find it 15     Write note 3     Archive 1     Publish Listing 1     Update Coordinates 1     

View Logbook | View the Image Gallery of 5 images

**Warning! Spoilers may be included in the descriptions or links.

Current Time:
Last Updated: on 11/7/2017 11:15:07 AM (UTC-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada) (7:15 PM GMT)
Rendered From:Unknown
Coordinates are in the WGS84 datum

Return to the Top of the Page