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Labor Day

The museum will be open to the public on Monday September 4th- Labor Day.

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Souvenir Playing Cards

Souvenir Playing Cards are Here. These custom decks feature scenes from our Living History events and the proceeds go to support the museum and its programs. Limited Edition set- Get yours today. They can be picked up at the museum … 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 Dance Sponsors and those who contributed to our Silent Auction.

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2017 -“As Time Goes By” 1940s Supper Club/Sweetheart Dinner Dance

SOLD OUT   It is time again for “As Time Goes By”- a 1940’s themed Supper Club/Sweetheart Dinner Dance. The event will take place at the museum on February 11, 2017 starting at 6:30 pm. As always we will feature … Continue reading

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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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Camp Mabry Open House/Muster Day

  Muster Day traces it’s roots back to when Texas was still a republic. In the early days, on an annual basis, the troops were ‘mustered’ or called to report.  Over the years, the mustering of the troops became obsolete. … Continue reading

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Guns of 1863

The Texas Military Forces Museum will commemorate the Anniversary of the end of the Civil War with a special program -The Guns of 1863- at Camp Mabry on March 11-12.  Visitors will get a chance to get an up close and … Continue reading

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Holiday Hours

The museum will be closed on Christmas but open regular hours the rest of the holiday season.

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