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SPECIAL EVENTS

Oct 2021

Memento Mori: Fanthorp Funeral Practices

Memento Mori: Fanthorp Funeral Practices – 10/02/2021 - 10/31/2021
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Throughout the month of October we will be commemorating the 154th anniversary of Henry and Rachel Fanthorp’s passing. Come explore the unique and peculiar ways… Learn More>>


Focus Weekend- Holiday Foods at Home

Focus Weekend- Holiday Foods at Home – 10/30/2021 - 10/31/2021
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

What special foods do you enjoy at the holidays? Like you, the Jones family hosted visitors and enjoyed a varied diet full of exotic treats… Learn More>>


Stagecoach Saturday

Stagecoach Saturday – 10/30/2021
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Take a trip back to 1850 as you explore what life was like travelling on the Texas frontier! Don’t miss this great opportunity to ride… Learn More>>


Nov 2021

Special Program - Labour of Thine Hands

Special Program - Labour of Thine Hands – 11/06/2021 - 11/07/2021
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Ponder for a moment all of the skills and trades practiced by others that you rely upon daily: auto mechanics, carpenters, electricians, plumbers just to… Learn More>>


Focus weekend - Changing of the Seasons

Focus weekend - Changing of the Seasons – 11/13/2021 - 11/14/2021
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Fall is here! It is time to clean the house and ready it for the cooler months of the year. Take part in the action… Learn More>>


Focus weekend - Turning Up and Going Fallow

Focus weekend - Turning Up and Going Fallow – 11/20/2021 - 11/21/2021
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Dr. Jones penned in his journal on Nov. 16, 1846 – “Recommenced breaking up the strip of prairie on the east side of field…” As… Learn More>>


Holiday Market

Holiday Market – 11/20/2021
10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Join us under the Live Oaks at our Visitor Center to shop local and support area farmers.  Fresh vegetables, baked goods, food vendors, artisans and… Learn More>>


The Old Three-Hundred at 200: Andrew Robinson and Austin’s Colony

The Old Three-Hundred at 200: Andrew Robinson and Austin’s Colony – 11/20/2021
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Celebrate the 200th Anniversary of Andrew Robinson’s settlement on the banks of the Brazos River in Stephen F. Austin’s new Mexican colony.  Events will include… Learn More>>


Hands-on-History

Hands-on-History – 11/20/2021
11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join us at the museum to try your hand at activities and skills needed by kids during the Republic era.  This month, we’ll be punching… Learn More>>


Twilight Firelight

Twilight Firelight – 11/27/2021
4:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Looking for something to do with the family after Thanksgiving? Why not travel back in time and discover the 1850s at Fanthorp Inn! Twilight Firelight… Learn More>>


 

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Since most events occur at least partially outside, guests should dress appropriately for the weather and uneven terrain. Programs and events are open to all ages; children must be accompanied by an adult.