Upcoming events at the museum of the coastal bend

Archaeology Lab Livecast

Tune in on the second Tuesday of each month for a livestream of the museum's archaeology lab. Now's your chance to watch the archaeological process in action, and interact in real-time with the lab crew.

Spring Break Activities, in-person or on-the-go

Spring Break Activities, in-person and on-the-go! Saturday, March 13 - Life in the Sea Tuesday, March 16 - Backyard Dig Wednesday, March 17- Watch It Grow Thursday, March 18 - Find Your Way Friday, March 19- Life in the Sea Mark your calendar for Spring Break activities for families and kids. In-person visitors can participate in free hands-on activities guided by the museum's trained docents and educator. Or, purchase a "history on-the-go" kit to complete at home or on your Spring Break travels. History on-the-go kits are available in the same themes as in-person activities, include supplies as well as written and video instruction, and can be purchased by calling (361) 582-2559, or email Gregory.Garrett@victoriacollege.edu

Temporary Exhibit: No Stone Unturned

"No Stone Unturned: A Lifetime of Archaeology--The Ben McReynolds Collection" is a year-long temporary exhibit at the Museum of the Coastal Bend. Members' preview event is Thursday, April 22; the exhibit opens to the public on Friday, April 23.

The Original Artisans Market

Now in its 14th year, the annual spring market at the Museum of the Coastal Bend features one-of-a-kind gifts for Mother’s Day, spring gardening, and graduations. Free and open to the public.

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