SUMMER HEAT: Please note that the last cattle demonstration will be held at 2 p.m. daily for the safety of our animals and interpreters. Plan to beat the heat and visit early!

Summer Activities

Hands-On Summer History

June 6 – August 26, 2017

When you tour the Park this summer, plan a morning visit, then drop in anytime between 10 a.m. and noon to enjoy these special activities. Cost is included with general admission! Want to book your group of 15 or more to visit the Park on a specific date during the summer? E-mail our Education Coordinator or call 281-343-0218 x220.

August 8-12: 1860s Fashionable Fans

Learn about keeping cool before air conditioning with this fun fan-making activity. Make a paper fan to take home to try to beat the August heat.

August 15-19: 1890s Clothespin Dolls

Make an old-fashioned clothespin doll at the 1890s Davis Victorian Mansion, just like the children made at the turn-of-the-century.

August 22-26: 1930s Latch Hooking

Mrs. Mamie George, like many of her generation, was an expert at fiber arts. Come learn the art of latch hooking with this hands-on demonstration.

Take a look at one of last summer’s Hands-On History Hour activities thanks to HCC Stafford TV Studio!