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On view until May 20, 2017
New Exhibits.  Currently on view - Citizens at Last: The Women Suffrage Movement in Texas.  The exhibit is on loan from Humanities Texas and chronicles the work of women in Texas in gaining the right to vote. 

Also currently on view - Changing the Face of Power: Women in the U.S. Senate.  The exhibit is also on loan from Humanities Texas and highlights women in the U.S. Senate. 

On view until May 20, 2017
New Exhibit.  Currently on view - Citizens at Last: The Women Suffrage Movement in Texas.  The exhibit is on loan from Humanities Texas and chronicles the work of women in Texas in gaining the right to vote. 

Also currently on view - Changing the Face of Power: Women in the U.S. Senate.  The exhibit is also on loan from Humanities Texas and highlights women in the U.S. Senate. 

On view until May 20, 2017
New Exhibit.  Currently on view - Citizens at Last: The Women Suffrage Movement in Texas.  The exhibit is on loan from Humanities Texas and chronicles the work of women in Texas in gaining the right to vote. 

Also currently on view - Changing the Face of Power: Women in the U.S. Senate.  The exhibit is also on loan from Humanities Texas and highlights women in the U.S. Senate. 

Tuesday - Friday, Mar. 14 - 18, 2017
Spring Break at the Museum.  Children are able to visit the museum for crafts, games and the archaeological dig pits.  The dig pits will be open all week (weather permitting).  The schedule for the week is:
Tuesday- Kids will make cave art
Wednesday- Kids will make streamer rainbows
Thursday- Kids will make paper bag cowboy
                boots
Friday- Kids will make victory gardens
Saturday - Monthly Discovery Day.   Kids will
                make campaign buttons

Saturday, April 8, 2017, 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, May 13, 2017, 12:00 am-1:00 pm
Victorian Lemonade Party.  Kids are invited to wear their Sunday best and visit the museum to decorate their own tea cups, make paper dolls, and enjoy a guided tour of the Moustache Cup Collection and also the newest exhibits Citizens at Last and Changing the Face of Power!  Admission is $5 per child (2 adults free with child admission).  Registration forms will need to be submitted with payment.  Click Here for the registration form.

Saturday, March 18, 2017, 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Bell County Museum Garage Sale.  Join us for our annual Garage Sale at the Bell County Expo Center.  Admission is only $3 for adults and children under 12 years old are free.  There is a military discount of $1 off with proof of valid ID.  Click Here for the full press release.  Click Here for a Vendor Application Form.   For more information or to volunteer, contact the museum at 254.933.5243.

Saturday, Apr. 15, 2017, 10:00 am-4:00 pm
Discovery Day.  Join us for Discovery Day with Charley Chisholm.  This event is free.  Children and families are invited to visit the museum for crafts and games.  This month with the Harley Davidson exhibit, the kids will make paper motorcycles.

Saturday, May 20, 2017, 10:00 am-4:00 pm
Discovery Day.  Join us for Discovery Day with Charley Chisholm.  This event is free.  Children and families are invited to visit the museum for crafts and games.  This months theme is Spring and the kids will make dandelions. 

Saturday, Mar. 18, 2017, 10:00 am-4:00 pm
Discovery Day.  Join us for Discovery Day with Charley Chisholm.  This event is free.  Children and families are invited to visit the museum for crafts and games.  This month with the Women's Suffrage exhibit, the kids will make campaign buttons.

 

 

Saturday, Mar. 25, 2017
New Exhibit Opening.  Join us for our new exhibition opening of Harley Davidson and the Evolution of the Motorcycle.  The exhibit consists of images from the Harley Davidson Museum in Milwaukee and items on loan from local motorcycle dealerships and collectors.  The exhibit is on view until May 31, 2017.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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