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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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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 December … 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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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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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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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 24th and Monday December 31 from 10-4.

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As Time Goes By Fundraiser Dinner Dance

SOLD OUT As Time Goes By –  Our annual 1940’s fundraiser dinner dance will be held on Saturday February 10, 2018 starting at 6:30 pm. Seating is limited to 250. Tickets are $100 per person and include dinner, cash bar, … Continue reading

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