Engage. Explore. Enjoy.
The Sue & Frank Mayborn Natural Science and Cultural History Museum Complex at Baylor University includes the Harry & Anna Jeanes Discovery Center, the Gov. Bill & Vara Daniel Historic Village and the Strecker Museum Collection. The Mayborn Museum Complex brings together in one location the resources of hands-on discovery rooms and interactive natural science and cultural history galleries, including outdoor exhibits. This unusually rich combination provides a wide spectrum of engaging learning opportunities for all types of learners and visitors of all ages. The permanent exhibits and education programs encourage families to learn together as they make choices and design their own museum experience. The museum has also hosted a wide variety of popular traveling exhibits in the Thomas E. and Emilyne Weed Anding Traveling Exhibition Gallery such as LEGO Castle Adventure, Lost Egypt: Ancient Secrets, Modern Science and The Magic School Bus Kicks Up a Storm. This January, the museum will bring The Adventures of MR. POTATO HEAD & TINKERTOY: Build Your Imagination to Waco. The fun continues in the lively and colorful Mayborn Museum Store, which you will want to include as part of your visit. The 2,000-square-foot store is stocked with toys and games, novelty items, gems and minerals, jewelry and tons of books that reflect the diversity of experience available at the museum. Museum hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays; 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Thursdays; and 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays. Museum memberships allow patrons unlimited visits and free admission to all traveling exhibits and are available at 254/710-1180. To learn more about upcoming exhibits and special events, contact the Mayborn Museum Complex at 254/710-1110 or visit www.MaybornMuseum.com.
Mayborn Museum Complex
1300 South University Parks
Best of Waco Winner
Museum Gift Shop (2007, 2009-2015)