HS Thursdays in the Garden

  • Dates: Final day this Thursday, November 16th. 
  • Times: 10am to 11am
  • Site: Durst-Taylot Historic House & Gardens 304 North St. 
  • Ages 2 to 10 years old

Join us for Thursdays in the Garden at the Durst-Taylor Historic House and Gardens (304 North St. ) every other Thursday starting September 7th from 10am to 11am. Children will do a fun crafts and activities that help them learn about life on an 1800s farmstead. Historic Site programs are free!

  • Dates: November 24th-December 10th
  • Hours: Fridays-Saturdays 10am-6pm, Sundays 12pm-6pm
  • Site: Nacogdoches Railroad Depot 101 Old Tyler Rd. 
  • Admission is free, this display is great for all ages!

A cherished Nacogdoches favorite! The Loblolly Model Train Display will be arriving at the Nacogdoches Railroad Depot on Friday, November 24th. The display spans the largest room of the depot and includes several tracks going through model downtown and landscapes. Many of the buildings are tributes to businesses around Nacogdoches. 

tis the season

  • Dates: Saturday, December 9th
  • Hours: 10am-12pm
  • Site: Sterne-Hoya House 211 S. Lanana St. 
  • Admission is free, this display is great for all ages!
  • Crafts are great for children 2-10 years old. 
This holiday exhibit takes visitors back to the Christmas celebrations of Sterne's day - circa 1842.
Visitors will learn about the holiday foods, parties, topics of conversation, games and other elements for a mid-1800s Christmas.
Crafts and Activities will be setup around the house and warm Wassail served on the front porch.
We hope to see you there - it will be a very fine frolic! 

HS Beefsteak cover photo (5)

  • Dates: Friday, January 26th, 204
  • Hours: 7pm
  • Site: Mast Hall 
  • Tickets: $50 Table (8): $400
  • 21yrs+ event
More information coming soon! 


Zion Hill is now open for visitors. 

Hours: Wednesday-Friday 10am-4pm. Open 1st and 2nd Saturday of every month 10am to 4pm. 

Check out photos from previous events this year:

Hike through History June 3rd, 2023

Blueberry Festival Indoor Crafts June 10th, 2023

Oak Grove Cemetery Tour April 1st, 2023

Thursdays in the Garden

A Very Victorian Christmas December 2022