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Waco, TX 76798-7154
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1300 S. University Parks
Waco, TX 76706-1221

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Welcome to the Mayborn Museum Complex!

Museum Closed on Game Days -- Click here for dates

Special Announcement

We will be closed on Friday, October 2, 2015 for staff development. We will resume normal hours of operation Saturday, October 3 at 10:00 am.

Now Open

SHIPWRECK! Pirates & Treasure

May 2 - September 16, 2015
Join us for an incredible voyage from the glory days of pirates to modern-day shipwrecks. This exhibit features over 500 authentic artifacts, including gold and silver treasures, as well as the amazing science and technology used to work thousands of feet below the ocean's surface. Visitors can experience hurricane winds and recover treasure with a real robotic arm.

General Admission

  • Adults: $6.00
  • Children (18 months to 12 years of age): $4.00
  • Seniors (65 years and older): $5.00

Traveling Exhibit Admission
(includes general admission)

  • Adults: $10.00
  • Children(18 months to 12 years of age): $5.00
  • Seniors (65 years and older): $9.00

Museum Hours

  • Monday:
    10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday:
    10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday:
    10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
  • Thursday:
    10:00 AM to 8:00 PM
  • Friday:
    10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
  • Saturday:
    10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
  • Sunday:
    1:00 PM to 5:00 PM

 

  • Mayborn Museum Members and Baylor University students receive free admission to the museum and special exhibits. Military discounts available.
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  • *The Mayborn Museum is not a participant in the reciprocal membership network for the Association of Science and Technology Centers or the Association of Children's Museums.

The Governor Bill and Vara Daniel Historic Village closes at 4:00pm daily. While this outdoor exhibit component may be closed on occasion due to inclement weather or other unforeseen circumstances, we still have many indoor exhibits for you to enjoy. Please call ahead to check the status.

Click here for more information on the Governor Bill and Vara Daniel Historic Village.

 

Museum Schedule on Game Days

  • Saturday, September 12 - Closed
  • Saturday, September 26 - Closed
  • Saturday, October 17 - Closed
  • Saturday, October 24 - Closed
  • Saturday, November 14 - Closed
  • Saturday, December 5 - Closed

Regular hours resume after each closure.

Don't Forget To Ask About Our Museum Audio Tour

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Upcoming Events
•  September Free Sunday (9/06)
•  Shipwreck! Pirates and Treasure (5/02 - 9/16)
•  October Free Sunday (10/04)
(MORE EVENTS)

 

 

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