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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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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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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Become a Citizen Scientist for the day! Join scientists from the Center for Reservoir and Aquatic Systems Research (CRASR) at Baylor University in our historic village to measure the water quality of the Brazos River and discuss what the results mean. The data we collect will be entered into the Texas Stream Team statewide database,…

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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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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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