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  • Nov 22 Hands-On History: La Salle's Birthday

    10 a.m. - 4 p.m. All activities included in the museum's pay-what-you-want admission.
    Today La Salle would be 374 years-old. Stop by the museum to enjoy a piece of cake, make your own party hat, complete a special birthday scavenger hunt, make a birthday card for La Salle, and play Pin the Boat on the Mississippi.
  • Dec 7 Holiday Artisans' Market

    11 a.m. - 6 p.m.
    Holiday shopping at its best. MCB members receive 10% discount at vendor booths.
    2017 12 07 artisans market poster

  • Dec 9 Hands-On History: St. Nicholas Day

    10am-4pm All activities are included in the museum's pay-what-you-want admission.

    Come by the museum to create your own snowflake ornament with beads, make a custom holiday card, and learn about St. Nicholas.

  • Dec 12 Exclusive Members-First Movie Night At the Museum

    5 p.m. - 8 p.m.
    Watch the movie, “Raiders of the Lost Ark” (PG), with a brief discussion about the Texas Antiquities Code and responsible collecting practices. Drop off option available for ages 9 and up. Bring a blanket or sleeping bag to get comfy on the floor! $5/member, $10/non-member admission includes movie, snacks and drinks. Limited to 40 participants; advance registration required; registration opens Nov. 14. MCB members only may register, with 2 guests per membership, through Dec. 5. General public may register Dec. 6 – 12.


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