Discovery Center Mayborn Museum Complex
Spring in the Village
    Spend Spring Break at the Mayborn Museum
    Spring in the Governor Bill and Vara Daniel Historic Village
    March 10-14, 2014

    Spring in the Village The Mayborn Museum Complex will be offering special activities and events daily during spring break from 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm in the Governor Bill and Vara Daniel Historic Village.
    Each day's activities will reflect a different aspect of Settling in Texas. Each day visitors can meet baby chicks and ducks. Spring in the Village

    Spring in the Village Schedule
    • Monday: Cooking
    • Tuesday: Fabric and Dyes
    • Wednesday: Stories and Games
    • Thursday: Planting the Garden
    • Friday: Blacksmithing and Cattle Branding

    All events and activities are free to museum members and Baylor University students.



More March Special Events

    Sic 'Em Science: Bears Teaching Cubs
    March 29, 2014

    Sic 'Em Science Baylor students from the Department of Chemistry will be offering special activities and demonstrations for families throughout the day. Check our Facebook page for more details to come.




    Free Sunday Program

    Our Free Sunday Program continues on March 2, 2014 thanks to the support of our sponsor Haley & Olson, P.C..

    Baylor University's Mayborn Museum would like to thank DuPuy Oxygen for sponsoring February's Free Sunday. Join us as we welcome everyone to the museum with no admission charge.




Popular Interactive Exhibit On Display through May 4

    WEEBLES Coast to Coast
    WEEBLES Coast to Coast

    Pack your bags for a fifty state adventure in the Mayborn Museum's new exhibit, WEEBLES Coast to Coast. Visitors will travel, with help from Weebles characters, to each of the 50 states to explore U.S. geography, history and culture. WEEBLES Coast to Coast

    WEEBLES Coast to Coast Children can pretend to go fishing in Minnesota, drive along the Pacific Coast Highway in California, join a pit crew in Indianapolis, Indiana, and so much more!

    The WEEBLES Coast to Coast exhibit was created by the Betty Brinn Children's Museum in collaboration with Hasbro. WEEBLES is a registered trademark of Hasbro, Inc. and is used with permission. © 2014 Hasbro. All rights reserved.

    Check out this video created by the City of Waco about this fantastic exhibit!




Museum Store

    Use your imagination to travel the 50 states! Join a pit crew in Indiana, visit NASA in Alabama, or enjoy nature as a park ranger in Virginia. The museum store has costumes for any adventure.

    Museum Store
    Rad Racing Regalia
    Museum Store
    Stylish Space Suits


Coming Soon

    Be the Dinosaur: Life in the Cretaceous
    May 24 through September 3, 2014

    Be the Dinosaur Unleash your wild side and Be the Dinosaur at the Mayborn Museum this summer as we celebrate our 10 year anniversary.
    Be the Dinosaur is a groundbreaking fusion of state-of-the-art video game technology and traditional exhibits, featuring full-size dinosaur bones, a paleontology field station, a Safari Jeep and more. Be the Dinosaur

    Visitors can experience life as a virtual dinosaur in this innovative exhibit.

    Be the Dinosaur is a traveling exhibit by Eureka Exhibits.








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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 254-710-1834 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 Misty Thornton at 254-710-1180 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.
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