Saturday, December 7, 2013, 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 at 8:30 a.m. Fee is $10 per person, payable to the
Gault School. To register, please call 254.933.5243 or
On View until January
The Bison: American Icon
This new exhibit explores the meaning and significance of this
iconic creature from the Plains Indian culture of the 1800s
through the commercial and national symbol of the present.
The exhibit is presented by the National Endowment for the
Here for the press release.
Saturday, February 8, 2014
Dorothea Lange's America
Join us for our new exhibit opening presenting a focused
exhibition of original lifetime prints by the legendary
documentary photographer Dorothea Lange. More information
Saturday, December 14, 2013
Christmas on the Farm.
The museum staff will be at the Bell County Expo Center.
Participants will be able to make "reindeer chow" while enjoying
myriad other activities. Admission is .50 cents or $2.00
per family. Proceeds from this event help prevent child
abuse and family violence in the Central Texas Area.
Saturday, December 21, 2013, 12:00 p.m.
Christmas Ornament Workshop.
Join us for our annual holiday ornament workshop. Enjoy
hot cider and cookies while making two different ornaments.
The workshop will be held from noon until 4:00 p.m. and is free.
Click Here for the
On View until December 31, 2013
The Little Paint Site Exhibit.
This new panel exhibit (located in the hallway) is sponsored by
the Center for Archeological Studies, Texas State University,
San Marcos. In May 2006, archeologists with the Texas
Department of Transportation discovered the site in the road cut
of a highway immediately south of the South Llano River in
Kimble County. In 2006 and 2007, SWCA Environmental
Consultants excavated 102 square meters, revealing a stratified
site with occupations dating back 6,000 years.