George Ranch Historical Park will be closed from August 7, 2022 - September 6, 2022 for updates and repairs. We look forward to seeing you soon!

The George Ranch Blog

08 Jul2013

Father’s Day and July 4th Photos

Because we had so many great shots from both of these events, they have been posted on our Facebook pages for easier viewing. Thank you to everyone who came out for the celebratory days at George Ranch Historical Park. We hope to see you again very soon!  Click here to view the Father’s Day...

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03 Jul2013

Games of Our Forefathers

On Thursday, July 4th, George Ranch Historical Park presents Games of Our Forefathers, a special Independence Day Celebration with various activities throughout the day that are sure to be great fun for the whole family.     Guests are invited to explore vintage games in every era, participate in the bicycle parade and grab...

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28 Jun2013

George Ranch Historical Park Celebrates 25th Anniversary with FREE Admission!

George Ranch Historical Park is delighted to invite the public to be part of the 25th  Anniversary Celebration on  Saturday, July 13, during regular Park hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. In appreciation of the enduring friendship and support of the community over the years, the park is offering FREE admission for everyone, plus...

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29 May2013

Photos from Memorial Day

We were blessed with gorgeous sunshine for both days of our Memorial Day Celebrations at George Ranch Historical Park on Saturday, May 25 and Monday, May 27.      Park Interpreter Matt Driggers invited guests to explore the tent of an army field surgeon in the days of Terry’s Texas Rangers.  This display was...

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24 May2013

Memorial Day Celebrations

Join us for a special Memorial Day remembrance on Saturday, May 25 and Monday May 27. Get a taste of solider life in three different eras and learn about the conflicts that helped shape this one Texas family.           A traditional Remembrance Day picnic lunch will be held at the...

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13 May2013

Photos From Our Mother’s Day Victorian Lunch

Due to heavy rains in the days before the event,  the Mother’s Day Victorian Lunch could not be held on the lawn of the Davis Mansion as originally planned. But, the lunch did go on! It was moved indoors to Barn 3, a site rental facility just behind the cattle pens.       ...

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13 May2013

Fireside Suppers with Cookie

A word from our Chef…              I invite you to embark on a culinary adventure with me as we discover flavors and cooking techniques of the past that are still thoroughly enjoyed in the present. The Fireside Suppers will be held after regular park hours (6 p.m. to 9...

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10 May2013

Photography Contest

DEADLINE FOR ENTRY:  Midnight – July 31, 2014 Enter your favorite photos of George Ranch Historical Park in our Student Photography Contest and help us create our 2014 calendar. The top 4 winners (in each age group) will win  a spot in the 2014 calendar  an award certificate  & 4 tickets to the 2013...

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09 May2013

Mother’s Day Victorian Lunch

Don’t let mom lift a finger this Saturday! Join us for a scrumptious lunch including a variety of tea sandwiches and deserts that any mother would love. Also, interpreters at the Davis Mansion will teach 1890s Victorian tea etiquette, so be prepared to sip with style.  Weather permitting, lunch will be served on the beautiful Davis lawn...

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07 May2013

Heritage Trail is now OPEN!

Thank you to everyone who contributed to the project, came out to support and took the unique interpretive journey with us for the first time!   (Left to Right) Amanda Hughes-Horan, Project Manager, Candace Jones, Park Executive Director, and Scott Barnes, Biologist leading the Prairie Restoration Project, cut the big red ribbon for the...

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