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Part of our in-depth series exploring the forts of Comancheria

Museum Information
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1st Cavalry Division Museum
P.O. Box 5187
Fort Hood, TX 76545
(254) 287-3626 or DSN 737-3626
Fax: (254) 287-6423 or DSN 737-6423

The 1st Cavalry Division Museum at the intersection of 56th and 761st Tank Battalion Avenue in Building 2218 on Fort Hood. 

To get to the museum from Interstate 35, travel West on Expressway 190 towards Killeen. Once in Killeen, continue traveling on 190 until reaching the Clear Creek Gate. At the Visitor Center, you can receive pass to the Museum. Proof of insurance and ID Card are required for the visitor pass. The Visitor Center will provide a map to the Museum. Admission is free.


Monday through Friday
9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.


Holiday hours
Noon to 4:00 p.m.

Closed on Christmas, New Year's Day, Easter, and Thanksgiving.

Museum Gift Shop
Monday through Friday
9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Communities and Related Links
Fort Hood Web Site
Killeen Chamber of Commerce

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