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On View until August 11, 2014, 
Our Lives, Our Stories: America's Greatest Generation.  Join us for our new exhibit which explores the life arc of the World War II generation - as told in their own words.  Born in the 1910s and 1920s, these people were decisively shaped by the Depression and World War II.  They went on to make the "baby boom" and shape the economic boom of the postwar era.  Today -- well into the 21st century -- we are living with their legacy.  Click Here for more information.

Saturday, September 13, 2014
Frida Kahlo: Through the Lens of Nickolas Muray.  Join us for our new exhibit which provides an intimate look at Mexico's most prolific and well-known female artist, through the photographic lens of her long-time friend and paramour, Nickolas Muray.  The opening reception for this bilingual exhibition will be from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. and will feature refreshments, lots of activities for children, and Ballet Folklorico. 

Saturday, October 4, 11, 18, & 25, 2014, 12:00 pm
Archeology Pits Open.  Join us every Saturday in October as the museum's archeology pits will be open.  Youngsters can explore and discover reproduction artifacts and learn about basic archeology techniques.  Volunteers will be on hand to assist. 

Saturday, August 23, 2014, 8:30 am
Gault Site Tour.  Join us for a tour of the Gault Site, located in southwestern Bell County.  The Gault Site is recognized as one of the most important archeological sites in America.  The 2.5 hour tour covers about one mile of gentle terrain.  Space is limited to 30 people.  Participants will meet at the museum at 8:30 a.m.  Fee is $10 per person, payable to the Gault school.  To register, please call 254-933-5243 or email troy.gray@co.bell.tx.us.

  Saturday, October 11, 2014, 8:30 am
Gault Site Tour.  Join us for a tour of the Gault Site, located in southwestern Bell County.  The Gault Site is recognized as one of the most important archeological sites in America.  The 2.5 hour tour covers about one mile of gentle terrain.  Space is limited to 30 people.  Participants will meet at the museum at 8:30 a.m.  Fee is $10 per person, payable to the Gault school.  To register, please call 254-933-5243 or email troy.gray@co.bell.tx.us.

 

 

Saturday, October 18, 2014, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Curtis Carter and his Plains Indian Tipi.  Join us for our program commemorating Texas Archeology Month.  Curtis Carter will be at the museum to discuss and demonstrate Plains Indian material culture.  He will erect his own tipi and will bring artifacts from Plains Indian culture and demonstrate how they were used.

 

 

Thursday, October 23, 2014
A Night at the Museum.  More information to follow.

 

 

   

 

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