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Madison County Library Wayne Lafayette Parten Memorial Library


Texas and Local Museums 

Madison County Museum 
201 N Madison St, Madisonville, TX 77864

The Children's Museum, Bryan, Texas
Enjoy interactive exhibits. 

George Bush Presidential Library and Museum
A top attraction in the State of Texas. 

Brazos Valley Museum of Natural History 
Learn the history and culture of Brazos Valley. 

Brazos Valley African American Museum
The first establishment of its kind to promote the history of African American citizens in the Brazos Valley.

Contemporary Arts Museum Houston
Displaying international, national, and regional art.
Featuring varied fine arts and exhibits.
Featuring fine art displays. 
Featuring American decorative art and paintings. 

National Museums 

The Exploratorium, San Francisco
Learn candy recipes, discover life on other planets, and explore the inner workings of
the human eye.

The Smithsonian Institution
Make your own buffalo hide painting, experience the incredible Apollo 11 mission, learn about the World War II bombers and fighter planes, and discover how Lewis and Clark mapped the West.