Come join us for a captivating event the entire family can enjoy! It is the most magical time of year, and what better way to get into the holiday spirit than by joining us for our Winter Wonderland celebration at Fossil Creek Farm, November 28th through December 27th. (Check our website for dates and hours…

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Join us as we welcome back the Central Texas Area Model Railroaders to the Mayborn and make this returning favorite part of your holiday traditions. Enjoy a special Christmas display, a small train track that you can operate yourself, and a large G-scale train layout that will include elaborate scenes of cities and towns and…

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Santa Claus is coming to town and he is stopping at East Terrace! Join Historic Waco Foundation and Bridge Realty for a fun and safe Breakfast with Santa.  Enjoy holiday treats, photos with Santa Clause, and a craft goody bag to take home!

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Ready to inspire your creative side? Try a Tinker Tuesday! Tinker Tuesday is a great way to encourage your inner maker, with new tools, materials, and ideas, so get ready to design (and redesign) something new! Included in the price of admission to the museum. Baylor University students and museum members receive free admission.

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Join us each Wednesday to experience hands-on history in the historic village. Included in the price of admission to the museum. Baylor University students and museum members receive free admission.

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Join Santa and Friends in Santa’s Workshop on December 5th from 8 am – 11 am. Enjoy a pancake breakfast, cocoa bar, letters to Santa, pictures with Santa, Christmas shopping, and more. Admission $10 adults and $5 kids

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Come enjoy Coco with Cocoa under the stars and on the field. Social distancing will be practiced. Admission is Free Cocoa and popcorn will be provided. May purchase meals from various food trucks.

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Join us for a Harry Potter-themed scavenger hunt! It will be filled with trivia from Harry Potter books/movies 1-7 and will test your wit and creativity! Download the Goose Chase app to get ready. $10 per team to play $5 per team for members There will be three grand prizes for the top 3 teams…

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This year marks the 400th anniversary of the Pilgrims arriving in the New World, and while most Americans celebrate Thanksgiving as a day for rejoicing, Native peoples take a much different approach and call it a “National Day of Mourning” instead. Find out why in this Gallery Talk by Dr. Julie Anne Sweet, professor of…

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Falling leaves have inspired us at the Mayborn! Join us for a special Mayborn Mini Monday all about forests. We will be offering early learner tours of some of the museum’s natural history exhibits. Admission to the museum includes all activities and events. Baylor University students and museum members receive free admission.

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