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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 Memorial Daywith 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 Army … Continue reading

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4th of July

The museum will be OPEN regular hours 10 am to 4 pm on TUESDAY July 4th. We will also be open to the public on MONDAY July 3rd.

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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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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 15, 2017 from 6pm to 9 pm. Climb inside a M4A3 Sherman tank, … Continue reading

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Memorial Day

The museum will be open to the public on Monday May 29th from 10 am to 4 pm. No special events are planned on Monday but our Close Assault event will be held on May 27-28th.

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Guns of 1863- Civil War Reenactment

The Texas Military Forces Museum will commemorate the 150th Anniversary of the end of the Civil War with a special program -The Guns of 1863- at Camp Mabry on May 16.  Visitors will get a chance to get an up … Continue reading

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Close Assault 1944

Remember the true meaning of Memorial 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 Army … Continue reading

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