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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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My 15 year old's favorite part of the trip!

"As soon as you step into the museum, you are met face to face with a Sherman Tank!"- I cannot... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Heather B
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Holland, Massachusetts, United States
Dont let the outside fool you....a treasure inside!

Take your time as you will find many items you have not seen in any military museum. A true... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
295cheryl531
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Dallas, Texas
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2200 W 35th St, Building 6 Camp Mabry, Austin, TX 78703-1222
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Reviewed 5 days ago

"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 4 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Wow...one of the best Military Museums I have been too! We got in late and the lady said it would take about 2 hours to go through the museum...No way if you are a military buff! Allot of Texas Military history well displayed in sections...More

1  Thank Banshee694
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 12 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
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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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