Overview:
Step back and relive the spirit of history featuring "Heroes... Past, Present, and Future," honoring our military and civilian heroes. The museum’s art galleries bring to life the Wars fought in Southeast Texas and Louisiana, as well as the Steamboat era, World War I, World War II, Korea, and Vietnam. Upper art galleries of the museum feature original bronze sculptures, Native American artists, wildlife, and frontier paintings from famous artists. A special gallery in the museum is dedicated to the Boy Scouts with artifacts dating back before the 1960's.
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  • DescriptionFor groups up to 300, the Clifton Steamboat Complex offers a unique venue choice. Of special interest to veterans, the museum complex’s pays tribute to “Hero’s Past, Present & Future” – specifically military, boy scouts, Steamboat Era, WWI, WWII, Korea and Vietnam. The museum has a 1938 Tugboat named “Hercules” on the grounds and offers 5 facilities.
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Beaumont Camera Club Exhibit

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

$5 - $7

  • Clifton Steamboat Museum
  • 8727 Fannett Rd
  • Beaumont, TX 77705
  • (409) 842-3162
  • Visit Website
The Clifton Steamboat Museum will be displaying a temporary exhibit by the Beaumont Camera Club featuring photos of Texas. The exhibit will be on display through November 11, Veterans Day. The museum ...more

Swing Dance Class: Dancing to Win the War

7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

$5 - $7

  • Clifton Steamboat Museum
  • 8727 Fannett Rd
  • Beaumont, TX 77705
  • (409) 842-3162
  • Visit Website
Join the Clifton Steamboat Museum for a Swing dance class and learn more about the roll Swing played in World War II. This class is for all levels. Beginners welcome! Beer and Wine will be available ...more

Teacher Appreciation at the Clifton

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Free admission.

  • Clifton Steamboat Museum
  • 8727 Highway 124
  • Beaumont, TX 77705
  • (409) 842-3162
  • Visit Website
Calling all teachers! Join the Clifton Steamboat Museum for a teacher appreciation event on Tuesday, October 18. Light appetizers will be served from 4:00 - 6:00 pm. There will be door prizes and ...more

Painting in the Pub

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

$35

  • Clifton Steamboat Museum
  • 8727 Fannett Rd
  • Beaumont, TX 77705
  • (409) 842-3162
  • Visit Website
Grab some friends and head to the Clifton Steamboat Museum Complex for an adult art class and enjoy a glass of wine. Painting takes place inside O'Hearns Pub on the museum complex grounds with each ...more

Story Time at the Clifton

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Free admission.

  • Clifton Steamboat Museum and Event Complex
  • 8727 Fannett Rd
  • Beaumont, TX 77705
  • (409) 842-3162
  • Visit Website
Join the Clifton for Story Time. You and your child will have the opportunity to enjoy story time, sing songs and color. This is a free event. ...more

Veterans Day Tour

1:00 PM

Free for Veterans

  • Clifton Steamboat Museum
  • 8727 Fannett Rd
  • Beaumont, TX 77705
  • (409) 842-3162
  • Visit Website
The Clifton Steamboat Museum will be giving a free tour to all Veterans in honor of Veterans Day. ...more

Painting in the Pub

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

$35

  • Clifton Steamboat Museum
  • 8727 Fannett Rd
  • Beaumont, TX 77705
  • (409) 842-3162
  • Visit Website
Grab some friends and head to the Clifton Steamboat Museum Complex for an adult art class and enjoy a glass of wine. Painting takes place inside O'Hearns Pub on the museum complex grounds with each ...more

Shop Small at the Clifton

10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Free admission

  • Clifton Steamboat Museum
  • 8727 Fannett Rd
  • Beaumont, TX 77705
  • (409) 842-3162
  • Visit Website
Join the Clifton Steamboat Museum for Small Business Saturday to find the perfect gift for the history buff, art lover, and hard to shop for person on your list. In addition, Clifton will have other ...more