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Currently on View
Exhibition - Texas History.    Annexation:  Celebrating Texas Statehood; Alamo Images: Changing Perceptions of a Texas Experience; Signers of the Texas Declaration of Independence.  Visit the museum to learn about this great state's history!  This exhibit is on view through May 4, 2018.

Currently on View
Exhibition - Texas History.    Annexation:  Celebrating Texas Statehood; Alamo Images: Changing Perceptions of a Texas Experience; Signers of the Texas Declaration of Independence.  Visit the museum to learn about this great state's history!  This exhibit is on view through May 4, 2018.

Saturday, June 2, 2018, 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Hero Day. - You are invited to dress as your favorite hero and visit the museum for crafts, a photo booth and more!  Tickets are $5 per child (2 parent /guardians free with child admission).  Pre-registration required.  Click Here for the registration form.

Currently on View
Exhibition - Forgotten Gateway.  Learn about the immigration port in Galveston.  It was one of the top transoceanic ports that brought immigrants from around the world to the United States and Texas.  This exhibit is on view through May 26, 2018.

Currently on View
Exhibition - Forgotten Gateway.  Learn about the immigration port in Galveston.  It was one of the top transoceanic ports that brought immigrants from around the world to the United States and Texas.  This exhibit is on view through May 26, 2018.

Tuesday, June 5, 2018
Exhibition - The American Revolution. - Visit the museum to learn about our great nation's birth!  This exhibit is on view through August 31, 2018.

Saturday, April 7, 2018, 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Everyone is an Artist! - Kids and families are invited to the museum to make their own salt watercolor masterpieces!  The event is completely free.

Saturday, May 5, 2018, 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Cinco de Mayo! - Come celebrate with us as we make pinatas, lanterns, and sombreros!  The event is completely FREE.

Saturday, June 9, 2018, 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 persons.  Participants will meet at the museum and will leave at 8:30 a.m. in our own vehicles.  Maps will be provided and a staff member will also guide drivers to the site.  The site is 30 minutes from Belton, between Salado and Florence.  Fee is $10 per person, payable to the Gault School.  Pre-registration is required, please call 254.933.5243.

Saturday, April 7, 2018, 6:00 pm
Spring Lecture Series:  Early Texas History Through Art - Dr. Ron Tyler, Former Director, Amon Carter Museum of American Art.  The event is completely free.

Saturday, May 12, 2018, 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Victorian Lemonade Party! - You are invited to wear your Sunday best outfit and visit the museum for lemonade, crafts, a photo booth and more!  Tickets are $5 per child (2 parent /guardians free with child admission).  Pre-registration required.  Click Here for the registration form.

Thursday, June 14, 2018, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Educator Day.  Teachers and educators are invited to the museum to learn about the many free resources available for use in classrooms.  Tour
our many interactive exhibits and meet our
education coordinator.  The event is completely
FREE, but pre-registration is required.  www.SignUpGenius.com/go/20F0D4AA9AA2FA2F58-educator

Saturday, April 7, 2018, 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 persons.  Participants will meet at the museum and will leave at 8:30 a.m. in our own vehicles.  Maps will be provided and a staff member will also guide drivers to the site.  The site is 30 minutes from Belton, between Salado and Florence.  Fee is $10 per person, payable to the Gault School.  Pre-registration is required, please call 254.933.5243.

Friday, May 18, 2018, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Carnegie Mystery! - You are invited to visit the museum to solve a mystery.  Clues will be hidden throughout our Passport Through Time Exhibit that will aid in your mission to catch the criminal!  You will have one hour to solve the mystery along with other participants.  Must be 18 years or older.  Spaces are limited and pre-registration is required.  Tickets are $10 per person.  There are two different show times: 7:00 pm and 8:00 pm.  Click Here for the registration form.

Saturday, June 16, 2018, 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Discover Pioneers! - Kids and families are invited to the museum to learn about life as a pioneer in Bell County.  We will be making butter an learning to weave.  The event is completely FREE.

Saturday, April 14, 2018, 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
STEM Saturday! - Kids and families are invited to the museum to make marble mazes.  The event is completely free.

Saturday, May 19, 2018, 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Discover Animals! - Kids and families are invited to the museum to learn about Texas animals by making armadillos.  The event is completely FREE.

Saturday, June 30, 2018, 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Independence Day! - Visit the museum to celebrate America's independence with crafts & games.  The event is completely FREE.

Thursday, April 26, 2018, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Homeschool Day! - For Homeschool Families Only. Visit the museum for free activities based on TEKS and STEM, special guest speakers, and tours of the exhibits as well as to learn about the many resources available to homeschool families.  Pre-registration is required and can be done online at http://
www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0d4aa9aa2fa2f58-homeschool2.  The event is completely free.  

Tuesday, May 22, 2018
Texas Animals Children's Exhibit! - Learn about local Texas animals through a number of hands-on activities that encourage exploration and fun!  This exhibit is on view May 22 through June 23, 2018.  This event is co-sponsored by the Temple Children's Museum.

 

Saturday, April 28, 2018, 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Discover Galveston! - Take a journey through the museum to learn about immigration through a variety of activities.  Also, be sure to meet Hanna the Immigrant at 12:30 pm!  The event is completely free.

 

 

 

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