Events

Halloween Party

10/26/2019 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM CST
Discovery Place Interactive Museum
  • $5.00
Texarkana, TX
Time to celebrate the season with a Halloween Party!

Murder at the Masquerade

10/26/2019 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM CST
  • $35.00  -  Individual TMS member
  • $40.00  -  Individual non-member
  • $70.00  -  Couple TMS Member
  • $75.00  -  Couple Non-Member
Texarkana, AR
Find your most mysterious mask and join TMS on Saturday, October 26, 6:00 - 8:00 p.m at the P. J. Ahern Home in Historic Downtown Texarkana, USA for a night of masked murder!

The 1st Annual Awards for Historic Preservation and Awareness

11/02/2019 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM CST
  • Free
Texarkana, TX
Our mission at the Texarkana Museums System is the preservation of the rich, vibrant, colorful, rough and tumble history of our city! We are not alone in our passion for preservation and would like to honor some well-deserved individuals who strive to preserve the history of our city. So join us at the Museum of Regional History Saturday, November 2nd, 2:00-3:00 for our 1st Annual Awards for Historic Preservation and Awareness. Light Refreshments and snacks will be served.
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Wolf Cub Scout Digging in the Past Belt Loop Workshop

11/03/2019 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM CST
  • $4.00  -  Adults and siblings admission
  • $8.00  -  Cub Scout admission
Texarkana, TX
Dinosaurs, digs and the Discovery Place.  Join us here to learn more about dinosaurs, make a fossil cast and make edible fossil layers.

Pony Bead Indian Corn

11/09/2019 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM CST
Discovery Place Interactive Museum
  • $5.00
Texarkana, TX
While looking back on the first Thanksgiving we will be creating pony bead Indian corn to remember how the Native Americans helped the Pilgrims when they first came to America.

Tiger Cub Scout Good Knight Belt Loop Workshop

11/10/2019 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM CST
  • $4.00  -  Accompanying adult/sibling
  • $8.00  -  Cub Scout admission
Texarkana, TX
Join us at the Museum of Regional History to learn about what it meant to be a knight.  Design your own shield and build a model castle!

Turkey Mosaic

11/16/2019 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM CST
Discovery Place Interactive Museum
  • $5.00
Texarkana, TX
Kids will make Beautiful Turkey Mosaics!

Mayflower Boat STEM Challange

11/23/2019 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM CST
Discovery Place Interactive Museum
  • $5.00
Texarkana, TX
Can you build a boat that can float out of aluminum foil and craft sticks? How much weight do you think it holds? Let's find out!

A Duel in Miller County: Lost Prairie and the Pope-Noland Duel of 1831

11/23/2019 02:00 PM - 03:00 PM CST
  • Free
Texarkana, AR
In February 1831, four years before Arkansas became a state, two young men stood on the Southern bank of the Red River pistols drawn. This was the culmination of a political war raging in the territorial capital. Join us for an interesting discussion of the duel and its aftermath as told through letters in the possession of the Texarkana Museums System.

Cub Scout Science Everywhere Stem Nova Award

01/12/2020 02:00 PM - 03:30 PM CST
  • $4.00  -  Adults and siblings admission
  • $8.00  -  Cub Scout admission
Texarkana, TX
Join us at the Discovery Place to carry out a number of Science Experiments and explore the Scientific Method!

Bear Cub Scout Beat of the Drum Belt Loop Workshop

01/19/2020 02:30 PM - 04:00 PM CST
  • $8.00
Texarkana, TX
Explore the lives of the Caddo Indians, investigate the artifacts they left behind and try your hand at some of their crafts in the Ace of Clubs House Carriage House

Scouts BSA Citizenship in the Nation Merit Badge Workshop

01/26/2020 03:00 PM - 06:00 PM CST
  • $10.00
Texarkana, TX
Complete this Eagle required Merit badge at the National Register historic P. J. Ahern House.  Explore the Constitution, the preamble and other historic documents, important in the founding of our country.

Scouts BSA Archaeology Merit Badge Workshop

02/16/2020 02:30 PM - 05:30 PM CST
  • $10.00
Texarkana, TX
Complete this Eagle required Merit badge at the National Register historic P. J. Ahern House.  Explore the Constitution, the preamble and other historic documents, important in the founding of our country.

Ace of Clubs House Tours

01/01/2019 10:00 AM - 12/31/2019 05:00 PM CST
  • $5.00