Public Programs

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Public Programs

Welcome to the new Mayborn Museum Complex!

Featuring original programs for 18+ audiences to enhance a new museum going experience.

We had a great time learning from Bryon Price, Director of the Charles M. Russell Center, during our recent lecture, "Remington & Russell: The Art of the Trail." Check it out here:

 Featured Programs

Join us for programs that encourage in depth knowledge and hands on experience with popular topics such as music, historical events, art, and more.


Upcoming Featured Programs

"Mayhem at the Mayborn" - October 6, 2017

A fun night of murder and mystery is in store at the Mayborn Museum for Baylor University students. Our guests will delight in this interactive game of “whodunnit”. Light refreshments and prizes provided. Student I.D. required.


White board Lectures 

Dive into topics and add to your expanse of knowledge by attending lectures from experts in the fields of history, art, and more. Lectures often include refreshments and friendly conversation prior to the event


Upcoming Lectures

The Chisholm Trail Lecture Series

Doug Harman"Cowboys, Cattle, & Culture on the Chisholm Trail" - Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. Distinguished public speaker, Doug Harman, lectures about the cowboys and cowgirls who blazed the Chisholm trail, the cattle they diligently herded, and the culture that embalmed their journey. 


Individual Lectures

directors forum logo Director's Forum - Thursday, February 1, 2018

Join us for Mayborn Museum's Fourth Annual Director's Forum, as we collaborate with Texas Historical Commission to provide Lectures and Panel Discussions along with the music of the trail.


paint icon Workshops

Spend some time at the Museum learning about different tricks and trades. From chalk-lettering to jewelry making, young adults and distinguished visitors love to have some crafting time too.

Book stack Academic Programs

Come learn from Baylor professors and students as we collaborate to bring about the newest and most exciting information to hit the academic arena.


Upcoming Academic Programs

Earth Science Symposium 

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Climate Change: Earth’s Past, Present, and Future


Lectures from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Featuring Kerry Cook from University of Texas at Austin and Dr. Sarah Feakins from University of Southern California

Panel Discussion beginning at 2:00 p.m. Led by Dr. Dan Peppe, Associate Professor and Graduate Program Director in Baylor University’s Department of Geosciences, the symposium will conclude with a panel discussion featuring our two speakers and Baylor University professors. 

Light refreshments will be provided prior to the programs.



For more information on our public programs, please contact Cindee Millard at