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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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Excellent source of Texas military history

The staff on hand is very helpful and knowledgable. Be sure and check out the outdoor exhibits as... read more

Reviewed 14 March 2017
Gerald L
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Austin, Texas
What a cool place

This place is an active Reserve Training Center, however, their military forces museum is fully... read more

Reviewed 11 March 2017
daddymo2
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Buda, Texas
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2200 W 35th St, Building 6 Camp Mabry, Austin, TX 78703-1222
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

The staff on hand is very helpful and knowledgable. Be sure and check out the outdoor exhibits as well

Thank Gerald L
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

This place is an active Reserve Training Center, however, their military forces museum is fully stock with military artifacts and memorabilia. It is free to get on the base. Just show ID at the gate and follow the signs to the museum. Free parking in...More

Thank daddymo2
Reviewed 26 February 2017

My friend who is a teacher had invited me to check this place out with her as she was doing a recon for a potential field trip for her students. My husband asked to tag along since we both are ex-military and he loves the...More

1  Thank Apanda8
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Enjoyed the educational history and displays of military items. Great for children and patriots. Parking is right outside and no charge.

1  Thank pazhill
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I visited here a very long time ago. As a military and history buff, I was in HEAVEN!!! And I kept forgetting that this is an actual military base that is in business currently.

1  Thank Dambreaker
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Absolutely loved it here! For someone who was visiting Texas for the first time, this museum went through it's entire history! It was brilliant. The amount of military vehicles was unbelievable. Definitely worth a visit if you're in Austin or even worth the drive if...More

1  Thank teedus
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Texas National Guard musuem, covers Texas military history from the Alamo to the war on terror. Lots of displays, information and history.

1  Thank travels_frequently
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I went on a field trip with my Kindergarten class and both the children and the parents learned something that day. It had everything from planes and tanks to small scale dioramas of battles. And best of all... It's Free!

1  Thank Michelle A
Reviewed 23 December 2016

Interesting military relics. Several tanks and artillery pieces on display. The grounds are tree covered and pleasant for walking.

1  Thank NOLASIA
Reviewed 9 December 2016

For a small museum it sure packs a big punch ! The artillery park is reason enough to visit with everything from Shermans to Abrams to Howizters ! The displays & exhibits inside detail every action Texans have been involved in bar Super Bowls !!!...More

2  Thank Skeney57
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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.
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