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Engage. Explore. Enjoy.

The Mayborn Museum Complex brings together, in one location, the resources of hands-on discovery rooms and interactive natural science and cultural history galleries, including outdoor exhibits. This rich combination provides a wide spectrum of engaging learning opportunities for learners and visitors of all ages.

Traveling Exhibit

January 28, 2017 – May 7, 2017

The Wizard of Oz™ Educational Exhibit is a journey of self-discovery that’s fun for the whole family! Children will discover a variety of activities as they travel from the Gale Farm to the colorful Land of Oz. They can also explore Munchkinland, The Crossroads, The Witch’s Castle, and The Emerald City all before heading back over the rainbow.

THE WIZARD OF OZ Children’s Educational Exhibition was created by Miami Children’s Museum and SPARKS, in conjunction with Warner Bros. Consumer Products.

Permanent Exhibits

Explore Waco at the Crossroads

The Mayborn Museum Complex features a natural science and cultural history museum focusing on Central Texas with walk-in dioramas including one on the Waco Mammoth Site, and exploration stations for geology, paleontology, archaeology, and natural history. In addition to the natural history exhibits, there are two floors of themed discovery rooms which encourage hands-on learning for all ages and a historic village located on the banks of the Brazos River.

Upcoming Events

Engage. Explore. Enjoy.

How you can support the Mayborn

Your generous support is critical for the Mayborn Museum to accomplish its mission to encourage diverse audiences to explore their surroundings and discover their connection to the broader world. Your giving spirit results in additional facilities and exhibit upgrades, and enhances educational resources and services.

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