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Texas Military Forces Museum

2200 W 35th St, Building 6 Camp Mabry, Austin, TX 78703-1222
+1 512-782-5659
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Awesome museum!

One of the best collections of war vehicles I have ever seen. We spent 3 hours reading the exhibit... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Jason K
spring, United States
via mobile
The highlight of our visit!

Incredible, amazing, completely worth it. I could go on and on. This is an attraction of unsung... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Cat Spring, Texas
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2200 W 35th St, Building 6 Camp Mabry, Austin, TX 78703-1222
+1 512-782-5659
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

One of the best collections of war vehicles I have ever seen. We spent 3 hours reading the exhibit information and going through all the galleries. Lots to explore outside as well. Great selection of tanks.

Thank Jason K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Incredible, amazing, completely worth it. I could go on and on. This is an attraction of unsung praises. Our children ages 2-12 loved it. My husband, former military, loved it. Chocked full of history. Hundreds of exhibits both indoor and out. Plan on several hours...More

Thank Gordon1123
Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum covers the entire history of Texas and it's military. It takes you from just before Texas became a country until the present. It discusses both land forces and naval forces. This is a wonderful museum that should be visited by anyone that is...More

Thank Darin J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a small museum that houses information about Texans serving in wars from the Mexican Revolution to present day war on terrorism. The museum is located in Camp Mabry. There are many dioramas depicting different battles. Lots of tanks and military vehicles to see....More

Thank Masvacation
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My grandsons have visited this museum several times and took me because they love it so much. It is a very comprehensive Military museum and great for kids and adults. Covers early Texas History all the way to current conflicts. It has a super section...More

Thank biffmanj
Reviewed 23 May 2017

"As soon as you step into the museum, you are met face to face with a Sherman Tank!"- I cannot believe the number of times that my 15 year old son said that to friends and relatives in the month since our trip. Personally, I...More

Thank Heather B
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Take your time as you will find many items you have not seen in any military museum. A true diamond and I learned so much about Texas Military history. Very impressive information

Thank 295cheryl531
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Being a military family from Texas, this was our first visit to Austin and a must see for this museum. We found it was a very well organized and detailed museums representing Texas and all eras. We enjoyed climbing into the supply truck and the...More

Thank tammywZ397MD
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Nice collection of military memorabilia documenting the 36th division. Displays are interesting and do a decent job of telling the stories of important battles.

Thank jmenasco
Reviewed 30 March 2017

We stopped in on a Saturday afternoon while visiting Austin for the weekend. The front desk gentleman was very kind and there was a quietness of respect in the facility. We went through the exhibits & machinery on display. It is a well kept place...More

Thank pnkgirl27
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Anne T
Is there a cafe on site? Is the museum air conditioned?
16 July 2015|
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Response from 814jamesu | Reviewed this property |
hi ! Thank you for the question. Yes it is air conditioned but probably not under 78 There is no cafe.