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April 2014

Texas Military Forces Open House/Muster Day

Apr 26 2014 - Apr 27 2014
Texas Military Force Museum @ Camp Mabry, 2200 W 35th St
Austin, TX 78703 United States
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Texas Military Forces  Open House/Muster Day 2014     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. However, the Texas Military Forces Museum as part of the Texas Military Forces  yearly Open House at Camp Mabry, holds a Muster Day where reenactors of all periods from the Texas Revolution  through current…

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May 2014

Close Assault- 1944

May 24 2014 - May 25 2014
Texas Military Force Museum @ Camp Mabry, 2200 W 35th St
Austin, TX 78703 United States
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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 National Guard during World War II. The free program, now in its eighth year, features members of the Texas Military Forces Living History Detachment exhibiting the uniform and equipment worn by the American GI in the European Theater of…

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August 2014

Hands On History- A Night in the Museum’s Gun Vault

Aug 16 2014 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Texas Military Force Museum @ Camp Mabry, 2200 W 35th St
Austin, TX 78703 United States
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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- August 16, 2014 from 6pm to 9 pm. 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, a shotgun…

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November 2014

Close Assault 1944

Nov 8 2014 @ 11:00 am - Nov 9 2014 @ 5:00 pm
Texas Military Force Museum @ Camp Mabry, 2200 W 35th St
Austin, TX 78703 United States
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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 Army National Guard during World War II. The free program, now in its eighth year, features members of the Texas Military Forces Living History Detachment exhibiting the uniform and equipment worn by the American GI in the European Theater of…

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February 2015

WWII Sweetheart Dinner and Dance

Feb 14 2015 @ 6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Texas Military Force Museum @ Camp Mabry, 2200 W 35th St
Austin, TX 78703 United States
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As Time Goes By is a 1940s themed dinner dance benefiting the Texas Military Forces Museum and its non-profit foundation. The 20 piece Sentimental Journey Orchestra will transport you back in time to World War II. Dancing, a superb dinner by Austin Catering, silent auction, and a host of other amenities will make this the perfect evening. Seating is limited to 250. Tickets are $75 each For this event cocktail attire is recommended and vintage dress is encouraged but NOT…

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April 2015

Camp Mabry Open House/Muster Day

Apr 18 2015 @ 8:00 am - Apr 19 2015 @ 5:00 pm
Texas Military Force Museum @ Camp Mabry, 2200 W 35th St
Austin, TX 78703 United States
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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. However, the Texas Military Forces Museum as part of the Texas Military Forces  yearly Open House at Camp Mabry, holds a Muster Day where reenactors of all periods from the Texas Revolution  through current times can display their historical uniforms, weapons and equipment and show…

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May 2015

Close Assault 1944

May 23 2015 @ 11:00 am - May 24 2015 @ 5:00 pm
Texas Military Force Museum @ Camp Mabry, 2200 W 35th St
Austin, TX 78703 United States
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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 National Guard during World War II. The free program, now in its eighth year, features members of the Texas Military Forces Living History Detachment exhibiting the uniform and equipment worn by the American GI in the European Theater of the…

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July 2015

Hands on History

Jul 25 2015 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Texas Military Force Museum @ Camp Mabry, 2200 W 35th St
Austin, TX 78703 United States
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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 25, 2015 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.…

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September 2015

Austin Museum Day

Sep 20 2015 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Texas Military Force Museum @ Camp Mabry, 2200 W 35th St
Austin, TX 78703 United States
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Join us Sunday September 20th for Austin Museum Day. Many Austin museums will be offering free admission and special programs. We will have several hands-on Activities or demonstrations including leather work, weapons and make it and take it areas.    

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February 2016

As Time Goes By Dinner Dance

Feb 13 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Texas Military Force Museum @ Camp Mabry, 2200 W 35th St
Austin, TX 78703 United States
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$75.00

As Time Goes By- February 13, 2016- A 1940's Dinner Dance and Fundraiser to support the Texas Military Forces Museum Our annual 1940's 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, photo booth,  dancing to the 20 piece Sentimental Journey Orchestra and our silent auction. Tickets can be purchased online through paypal below, ( you can use a credit card, you…

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