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On View thru December 20, 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.  Click Here for the press release.

On View thru December 20, 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.  Click Here for the press release.

On View thru December 20, 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.  Click Here for the press release.

Saturday, October 4, 11, 18, & 25,  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, November 1, 2014, 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Day of the Dead Event.  Join us as we create an ofrenda honoring President Abraham Lincoln, as well as many other craft activities involving sugar skulls, Milagros and paper flowers.  We will also have door prizes for movie tickets to see "Book of Life."  Refreshments will include Mexican hot chocolate, cookies, and entertainment.

Saturday, December 6, 2014, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Ornament Workshop.  More information to come.  

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, December 13, 2014
A Temple Christmas.  More information to come.

Saturday, October 11, 2014, 12:30 pm
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 leave the museum at 12:30 p.m. and the tour starts at 1:00 p.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, 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
A Night at the Museum.  Put on your finest Halloween costume and join us......historical and fictional characters will come to life; activities will include making arrows, tissue paper flowers, playing games, a costume contest and door prizes.  The event is fun for all ages.  Click Here for the Press Release

   

 

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