NOTE: The Park is open to the general public; please follow the signs to the temporary Visitor Check-In location at the historic Post Office building. Please note also that due to ongoing clean-up from severe storm damage, some portions of the Park (including the 1930s cattleworking demonstrations) will be closed. We apologize for any inconvenience!

An American Tradition

Nothing says America and Independence Day like games, speeches and food! Enjoy this fun-filled day as we celebrate our country’s annual birthday with some old-fashioned game play.

  • Try your hand at a variety of historic games
  • Take a scavenger hunt through time as you pick up clues across the Park to discover intriguing trivia about this American holiday
  • Enjoy a stirring reading of the Declaration of Independence at the 1890s Davis Victorian Mansion
  • Fill your stomach with an amazing July 4th feast. But don’t fill up too much since you won’t want to miss our 6th annual cobbler eating contest!

Historic Lunch Reservations

Cost for the meal is $15 for adults ages 13 and older; $12 for children ages 5-12 and $4 for children 4 and under. For more information, call (281) 343-0218 or e-mail  for details.