Coryell Historical Center - Mayborn Science Center

Event Date: Thursday, November 18, 2021
Event Category: Bus Outings

Coryell Historical Center - Mayborn Science Center – Gatesville/Killeen
Lunch on your own
Thursday, Nov. 18, $45 pp
Depart SCPL 8:30 a.m.; return 5:30 p.m.
Level 2, walking, walking and steps

Tickets for this event go on sale Wednesday, September 1 @ 9 a.m.


Located in Gatesville, the Coryell Historical Center is home to a premier collection of memorabilia that covers the settlement of Central Texas from the establishment of Old Fort Gates to the present. This hidden gem of a museum also houses the largest collection of spurs in the world. A unique exhibit showcases historical and novelty spurs, including spurs worn by Pancho Villa and Jackie Kennedy.

Next up, tales of lore and legend, a photo op at the courthouse and lunch on your own at Rudy's BBQ in Killeen.

Following lunch, enjoy a double feature at the Mayborn Science Theater: Whale Super Highway – The Australian Migration and Back to the Moon for Good –The New Space Race. Both movies will be shown on Mayborn's state-of-the-art 60-foot dome.

Note: Please bring a sweater, jacket or blanket as the planetarium will be cool.

Ticket includes transportation, museum fee and planetarium shows. Maximum tickets: 40

Trip Leader – Jerilee Prather