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Labor Day

The museum will be open to the public on Monday September 2nd- Labor Day.

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Mabry Mixer

Join us for at Mabry Mixer- A History Happy Hour! These events happen 4 times a year and give you a chance to learn some history, have appetizers and drinks and meet new friends. Link to the next mixer on … Continue reading

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Texas and the Great War

On April 2, 1917 President Wilson asked Congress for a declaration of war against Germany and on April 6, 1917 war was declared. This week we will be highlighting aspects of the Texas Military Forces in the “Great War” as … Continue reading

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Cataloging Stories

We haven’t done a blog post in awhile and today while cataloging documents and artifacts from the WWI collection of Sgt. Levi Cox we came across an interesting story. Sgt. Cox served with Company H, 142nd Infantry Regiment during the … Continue reading

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Thank You

Thank you to our 2019 Dance Sponsors. Your support helped us achieve the best year ever. 

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Thanksgiving Hours

The museum will be closed on Thanksgiving day but open regular hours: 10-4 on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Bring your family and friends to visit and learn a little Texas History.

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Volunteers Needed

Looking to volunteer? Are you interested in Texas history or military history? Like talking with people? Do you have at least 4 hours a week of time to donate? Then the Texas Military Forces Museum is for you. The Museum … Continue reading

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Battleground 1863

The Texas Military Forces Museum will explore the weapons and tactics of the American Civil War with a special program -Battleground 1863- at Camp Mabry on March 2-3.  Visitors will get a chance to get an up close and personal … Continue reading

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Holiday Hours

The museum will be closed on Christmas Day but open regular hours the rest of the holiday season. We will also be OPEN on Monday December 23th and Monday December 30 from 10-4.

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Close Assault 1944

Remember the true meaning of Veteran’s Day with this stirring look back at World War II. Close Assault 1944 honors the service and sacrifice of America’s veterans by focusing on the history of the 36th Infantry Division of the Texas … Continue reading

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