Space Camp

Become a Space Explorer! This interactive summer camp will be fun and memorable for all campers. Campers will learn about the sun, moon, and stars, asteroids and comets, and explore the planets in our solar system as well.  With the solar eclipse happening on August 21, campers will learn more about this special astronomical event […]

Spring Plant Sale

Find the best plants for your spring garden at our tent on the square.  Hanging baskets, flats of plants, and 5″ pots will be available for purchase during the Chili Festival, from 10 AM – 4 PM.  All proceeds benefit the Belton Area Museum Association.

Wheels on Fire Exhibit

Wheels on Fire, the newest exhibit at the Belton Area Museum Association, features all things wheels–wheels that make our lives more convenient, more fun, and more exciting. The exhibit features child-friendly activities including a hubcap match up, a jungle gym of tires, a touch table to identify car parts, and a build-your-own Lego car and […]

Opening Celebration for Wheels on Fire

Wheels on Fire, the newest exhibit appearing at the historic Belton Train Depot, opens with a celebration and lots of family-friendly activities beginning at 3 PM, Sunday, January 29. The exhibit focuses on all things with wheels that make our lives more convenient, more fun, and more exciting! There are antique and vintage wheel-related items […]