News and Events - January 2023



January 2023



News and Events from

The Museum of North Texas History



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Dear Museum Members,

2023, here we are starting a New Year. We hope you, your friends, and your family had a wonderful holiday season. Now, what are your resolutions for the New Year?

We hope your resolutions include renewing your membership to the Museum! Watch your mail for our annual, hard-copy newsletter with a membership mailer. Or, you can renew your membership online right now. Click on the link below that takes you to our website.


 Renew Your Membership Online! 

Thanks, and we hope to see you in 2023. 

Becky Trammell, Membership Chair 



Heart of Downtown Railroad

Arrrives at MoNTH

The Heart of Downtown Model Train exhibit starts its 2023 run on January 5th. The trains start chugging at 11:00 am with additional runs at

1:00 pm and 2:30 pm Thursday through Saturday.




In Memorium 



A founder and tireless advocate for the Museum of North Texas History and the Wichita County Historical Commission, Lita Watson passed away in late December. A celebration of her life takes place in January. Obituary.


Museum of North Texas History 








Jenny to Jet


Wichita Falls Municipal Airport


4000 Armstrong Drive Wichita Falls, Texas 76305



Museum of North Texas History

Officers of the Board of Directors


President: Tim Swagerty

Vice President: Lindsay Barker

Secretary: Bryce Blair

Treasurer:  Paul Fleming


Executive Director: OPEN

Curator: Leanne Ray

Newsletter Editor: Becky Trammell, Ph.D.



Museum Hours

Thursday - Saturday

10:00am - 4:00pm

Wichita County Archives

Located in the Museum

Hours: 10:00am - 4:00pm (By appointment)

Tuesday - Thursday

Bryce Blair, Archivist




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