open: Tue.-Sun. 10am-4pm
tel: 512-782-5659

About the Museum

The Museum is Free! There is no charge for admission, but donations are always welcome.

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Location and Hours

Address
2200 West 35th St.
Austin, TX 78703
Hours of Operation
Tuesday – Sunday 10:00a.m – 4:00p.m.
Monday Closed

The Texas Military Forces Museum is located in Building 6 on Camp Mabry in Austin, Texas. The street address of Camp Mabry is 2200 West 35th Street. The mailing address is P.O. Box 5218, Austin, TX 78763. The former entrance to the post was blocked in 2001, the current entrance is on Maintenance Drive(google map).

A photo I.D. for all adults is required for entry onto Camp Mabry. In addition, Camp Mabry regulations require motorcycle riders to wear long pants, a long sleeve shirt, and a motorcycle helmet. If for any reason the gate guards refuse you entry to the post to visit the museum, please have them call us at 782-5659 and we will make arrangements to bring you to the museum.

Please see the detailed driving directions page for additional directions or call (512) 782-5659.

Inclement Weather Policy To facilitate the safety of museum volunteers and provide timely information to the general public, the Texas Military Forces Museum’s inclement weather policy will be to close the museum at any time the Austin Independent School District closes due to weather, and/or the Texas Adjutant General’s Department directs the closing of the facility.

Free tours

Guided Tours of the museum, for groups larger than 15,  are available 10 a.m. to 4 p.m Tuesday through Friday and may be scheduled by calling the museum office at 512-782-5659 during normal office hours: 7 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.  See the guidelines document below for detailed information once you tour is booked.

Guidelines for Guided Group Tours