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MCB To Host Dr. Robert J. Maberry
Join MCB on Thursday, September 17 at 5:30pm for "What is a Texas Confederate Flag?", a lecture & discussion by Dr. Robert J. Maberry. Dr. Maberry is a pioneer in the field of vexillology (the scholarly study of flags) and an authority on historic Texas flags and symbols.
“It’s About Time” at MCB
How do we measure time, or know how old things are? Figure it out with hands-on activities from 10am to 4pm saturday at the Museum of the Coastal Bend, on the corner of Red River and Ben Jordan streets in Victoria. Admission is pay-what-you-want...
‘Space Camp’ at MCB
Do you know a 9-12 year old who loves space? Sign them up for Space Camp at the Museum of the Coastal Bend! During this morning day camp, kids will do hands-on activities related to our special exhibit, “Above Texas Skies: Space Exploration in the Coastal Bend.”
“Extreme Weather” Presentation at MCB
The 'Museum of the Coastal Bend', 2200 E Red River Street, will host a presentation on 'Extreme Weather' from 10am to 4pm Saturday. From droughts to hurricanes, Texas experiences some big, extreme weather.
‘Juneteenth’ Celebration at the MCB Saturday
It's a 'Juneteenth' Celebration at the Museum of the Coastal Bend! Celebrate freedom in Texas with games and activities for the whole community. Saturday, June 20th, from 10am to 4pm at the corner of Red River and Ben Jordan streets in Victoria.
‘Lone Star Women’ Exhibit at MCB
Celebrate some extraordinary women this Mother’s Day weekend at the Museum of the Coastal Bend with hands-on activities. MCB is located on the corner of Red River & Ben Jordan streets in Victoria. The event takes place from 10am to 4pm on Saturday, May 9th. Ad...
Could You Have Been a Texas Colonist?
Would you have succeeded as a pioneer? Find out at the Museum of the Coastal Bend by competing in challenges inspired by Texas settlers in the 1800s. Event runs from 10am until 4pm Saturday at 2200 East Red River in Victoria.
MCB to Host “Above Texas Skies”
Reach for the stars at the Museum of the Coastal Bend with hands-on activities celebrating Texas’ role in space exploration and the launch of our new special exhibit, “Above Texas Skies.”
MCB Seeks Matagorda Launch Witnesses
The Museum of the Coastal Bend at Victoria College is seeking people who witnessed spacecraft launches at Matagorda Island more than 30 years ago. On Sept. 9, 1982, Space Services, Inc. successfully launched the 36-foot Conestoga 1 rocket from the south section of Matagorda Island.
Build Texas at the MCB
Do you have what it takes to live in Lone Star history? Come to the Museum of the Coastal Bend to find out! Try your hand at home engineering projects like building a daub wall, lacing a rope bed, and more.
MCB Volunteering Open House
The Museum of the Coastal Bend will host a Volunteering Open House from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday. The museum is located on VC's Main Campus, 2200 E. Red River St., in Victoria.

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