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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 work off some of the holiday meal. 

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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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Hands On History

Come see and handle some of the most famous weapons in military history. The Texas Military forces Museum will be opening it’s gun vault up for one night- July 16, 2016 from 6pm to 9 pm. Climb inside a M4A3 Sherman tank, … 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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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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As Time Goes By Fundraiser Dinner Dance

As Time Goes By –  Our annual 1940’s fundraiser dinner dance will be held on Saturday February 13, 2016 starting at 6:30 pm. Seating is limited to 250. Tickets are $75 per person and include dinner, cash bar, souvenir glass, … Continue reading

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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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4th of July

The museum will be open regular hours 10 am to 4 pm on the 4th of July weekend.  Come out and spend part of your 4th of July weekend with us.  

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Researching WWII US Military Service

The museum staff are often asked how to find out information about a relative who served in WWII. We  have put together a slide show with some useful information and links.    

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