Camp Mabry Army Base
Texas Joint Military Forces, 49th Troop Command, Texas National Guard Academy
2200 W 35th St, Austin, TX 78703
Camp Mabry is a military installation in Austin, Texas that houses the headquarters of the Texas Military Forces and the Texas Military Forces Museum. Established in 1892, Camp Mabry is the third-oldest active military installation in Texas. Camp Mabry currently houses the 136th Regional Training Institute, which you’ll find in the Texas National Guard Academy facility. This facility also provides the Officer Candidate School, the Non-Commissioned Officer Courses and other specialty educational facilities for the military. The United States Property and Fiscal Office is also located at Camp Mabry, and it is one of two state combined support maintenance shops.
On site you’ll also find a medical clinic, storage facilities, supply warehouses and the Army of the 36th Infantry Division. The Adjutant General’s Office, headquarters for the Texas Joint Military Forces and 49th Troop Command are located in building 8 of the camp. Beside it, you’ll find the Lieutenant General Thomas S. Bishop All Faiths Chapel. This chapel is significant as it was build solely by Texas Military Forces.
The closest airport is Austin-Bergstrom International Airport located 16 miles from base.
Directions from Austin-Bergstrom International Airport
- Get on TX-1 Loop S
- Follow TX-1 Loop S to TX-360 Loop S. Take the Texas 360 Loop S/Capital of Tx Hwy exit from TX-1 Loop S
- Get on TX-71 E/US-290 E
- Follow TX-71 E to Spirit of Texas Dr. Take the Spirit of Texas Dr exit from TX-71 E
- Merge onto Spirit of Texas Dr
Average training population in a given week is about 1,000- 1,500. The average training throughput at Camp Mabry in a year, is around 70,000.