Jeans Discovery Center Mayborn Museum Complex
Special Holiday Schedule
The Mayborn Museum will operate on a special schedule during the first week of April. Our doors will be open for regular operating hours April 1st from 10:00am to 8:00pm.

April 2nd through April 4th, the museum will be closed to observe the Easter holiday. Regular operating schedule will resume on Monday,
April 5, 2010. We want to wish you and your loved ones a safe and happy Easter.


Easter from the Mayborn Museum


Special Holiday Schedule

Thursday, April 1, 202010:00am to 8:00pm
Friday, April 2, 2020Closed
Saturday, April 3, 2020Closed
Sunday, April 4, 2020Closed

Regular operating hours resume April 5, 2010


Special Events

    April 17, 2010-
    The National Day of Puppetry.

    Baylor University's Mayborn Museum is proud to host The National Day of Puppetry Celebration.

    The fun starts at 11:00am with "The Cowboy Who Cried COYOTE!". This first show which is produced by Stacy Phillips will be in the Museum Community Room.

    Our second show, "Gingerbread Man" presented by Allan Ware and Ware House Puppets starts at 1:00pm in the SBC Theater.

    Our final show of the afternoon which depicts the classic children's folktale enacted by puppets in the most humorous way; "Little Red Riding Hood" presented by Rick Strot at 3:00pm in the Museum Community room.

    Puppet crafts and activities will be available in the Children's Corner between all shows.

    National Day of 



    Free Sunday Program
    Thanks to Shipley Do-Nuts for sponsoring March's Free Sunday. Due to the Easter holiday, there will be no Free Sunday in April. Our Free Sunday Program will return May 2, 2010.



Special Exhibits Continue

    Louise Herrington School of Nursing: Celebrating a Century of Service (on display now through April 18, 2010)


Museum Store

New T-Shirts
    New T-Shirts!

    While we're busy getting ready for our fabulous 2010 Summer exhibit why not check out the museum store? We've got brand new t-shirts in stock to get you in the medieval spirit.

    Ready for April Showers?
    The Mayborn Museum store has you covered whether it's raining cats and dogs or just a sprinkle. We have all sorts of fun and colorful umbrellas for all ages.


Coming Soon
    LEGOŽ Castle Adventure- Summer 2010

    Don't forget to enter our building contest, see our website for more details. During your next visit make sure to check out our Guess the Brick Contest to win a museum store gift certificate.  

School & Adult Groups
Spots are filling up fast! Call to schedule a tour or program for your student or adult group.

Contact Lanna Palmer at 254-710-7526 to make your reservations or Click here to view our brochure.

Birthday Parties
Celebrate your child's birthday with a party at the Mayborn Museum Complex! Please call 254-710-1194 to book your party today!

Click here to read more about our one-of-a-kind birthday parties.

Membership to the Mayborn Museum provides an entire year of learning and fun! Family memberships can be purchased for only $75.

Call 254-710-1170 or visit our website to make this valuable purchase online.

Make a Difference... Volunteer! Exciting new volunteer opportunities for youth and adults to engage, enjoy and explore.

Contact Becky Hansen at 254-710-4629 or visit the volunteer section of our website to learn more about ways you can help.

Interested in bringing a group to the museum? Click here to see the various ways your group can visit.

Join our Facebook Group to connect with other Mayborn Museum members and get invitations to special events.


Do you enjoy taking pictures during your visits to the museum? If you would like to share them with other museum visitors you can add them to Mayborn's Flickr group. If you have a Flickr account, join our group and send your Mayborn-related photos our way.

Everyone is welcome to view our photos on Flickr.

Mayborn Museum Complex at Baylor University.