Audie Murphy/American Cotton Museum


Calendar Of Events


February 13-14, 2016
Gun Show
Admission: $5 per adult, under 12 free
Will be held at the Fletcher Warren Civic Center
Directions to the civic center: Coming from the Dallas area - go east on
I-30, take exit 94, turn right at the light and the civic center is on the left about
1/4 mile down the street. Coming from the Texarkana area - go west on I-30,
take exit 94, turn left at the light and the civic center is on the left about 1/4 mile
down the street. Coming from McKinney area - go east on 380, once you reach
greenville turn right onto 69S/Joe Ramsey Blvd, go straight through several lights,
turn left onto Jack Finney Blvd. (this is the light right after crossing over I-30),
and the street will immediately dead-end into the civic center.

Contact the Museum at (903) 450-4502 for more information


Saturday, February 27, 2016
5:30 pm
Golden Oldies Movie Night
Admission to the movie is free and
popcorn and soft drinks will be served.


Tuesday, March 1, 2016
Lunch Break Special Presents:
Kevin Banks on his experiences working for Walt Disney Company. Admission to
program is free for museum members; otherwise there is a general
admission charge of $6 adults, $4 seniors/veterans/college students and
$2 6-18 yr. olds.


March 5, 2016
World War II Living History Day
101st Airborne 502nd Able Company will be on the museum grounds!
Plan a visit to see this WWII re-enactment group who will be setting up
their camp on the museum grounds. The encampment will include period uniforms,
parachute equipment, medical supplies, weaponry, tents and a field kitchen.
Come find out what it was like to be a soldier during WWII. Visiting the
encampment on the museum grounds will be free. There will be regular
admission charge to go through the museum.


Friday, March 18, 2016
Easter After Dark
Have a blast at our adults only easter egg hunt! Prizes include gift
certificates, restaurant gift cards, nascar tickets, candy, cash prizes -
including one egg with $75 and much more!
Tickets: $10 museum members and early birds
$12 day of event
Tickets go on sale beginning Feb. 2nd. There are a limited number
of tickets so get yours early!


Monday, April 4, 2016
Tea Party & Style Show
beautiful Henson-Kickernick nightwear from the 40s-80s.
Tickets: $22 for museum members
$25 for non-museum members
Limited number of seats


Saturday, April 16, 2016
Cotton & Rural History Conference
more details to follow.


Saturday, May 14, 2016
Audie Murphy Day
more details to follow.


June 4-5, 2016
Cotton Boll ArtFest
2nd annual juried arts & crafts festival featuring hand-made items like
pottery, glass, jewelry, quilts, soaps, clothing, wood-working and much more!
Artist applications now available.

2016 ArtFest Artist Application