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Hands on History

Jul 16 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

$5.00

 

HOH-01 (2)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, a German Hetzer, WWII and post war era jeeps, a Kiowa and Raven helicopter, US and German halftracks and M113 and more.

Weapons from the Civil War through the War on Terror will be available to touch and pick up. Including all the standard infantry weapons and anti tank weapons: items like the M1863 Springfield, Krag-Jorgenson,Japanese type 99, BAR, German MP 40, Russian AK-47’s,M1-D sniper rifle, and many, many more. Uniformed reenactors will also be available to discuss the history of each weapon.

Tickets are $5 at the door ( children under 6 are free) – All money benefits the Texas Military Forces Museum and its programs. cash or credit card accepted

Snacks, soda, and souvenirs will be available for purchase
For more information 512-782-5394

 

Details

Date:
Jul 16 2016
Time:
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
$5.00
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Venue

Texas Military Force Museum @ Camp Mabry
2200 W 35th St
Austin, TX 78703 United States
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Phone:
512-782-5659