Last edited - 07-31-2013
Brad Banner - Secretary
P.O. Box 644 (mailing address)
136 Edwards (physical address)
Merkel, TX 79536
Lodge phone numbers: Day - 325-928-5235. Night - 325-928-4176. These are the secretary's phone numbers, since the Lodge doesn't have its own phone.
Merkel Lodge #710 AF&AM is a regularly constituted Masonic Lodge under the Grand Lodge of Texas.
Merkel, Texas is on Interstate-20 between Ft Worth & El Paso, Texas - 15 miles west of Abilene,Tx.
We meet on the 4th Thursday of every month at 7:30 PM. We also practice & have fellowship nearly every Thursday at 7:30 PM.
If you're passing by on I-20 at the right time, please stop by & visit our friendly little Lodge. Dress is casual - come as you are.
If you are interested in becoming a Freemason, ask at a local Lodge, or ask a Freemason that you know, or e-mail me at
I'll try to get you some information on a Lodge near you.
Merkel Lodge #710 AF&AM