1st Floor (Permanent)
he 1st floor permanent exhibits take you back in time to the very early years of
Dr Pepper, Waco, and the Dr Pepper Museum. You start your journey by walking
through the Old Corner Drug Store and talking to Dr. Charles Alderton, the inventor
of Dr Pepper. The next room showcases early bottling equipment, along with the well
and examples of the earliest Dr Pepper bottles.
Make sure to visit the Founders' Exhibit, the Dr Pepper Museum's newest permanent exhibit, located next
to the Old Corner Drug Store. Enjoy a video and bronze plaque commemoriating W. W. "Foots" Clements and Wilton Lanning, the Museum's cofounders.