Caddo Mounds State Historic Site Events

August 2017

August 25

How can museums and historic sites help you in the classroom? Let us show you!

Earn CPE credit while you mingle, snack, and learn about great class room resrouces  - everything from lesson plans and field trips to CPE Opportunities and hands-on activities. Attendees will have a chance to visit with SEVEN sites in ONE night! Sites include:

-Nacogdoches Historic Sites

September 2017

September 9

ALTO, Texas –– Caddo Mounds State Historic Site invites the public to participate in a day program learning about the ancient hunting and throwing device known as the atlatl. The program will be offered at 1:00 P.M. Activities will include instruction on the development of hunting tools, different atlatl styles, and throwing techniques. There will also be an outside segment where the...

October 2017

October 7

It is that time again!
Foraging with Mark “Merriwether” Vorderbruggen

Caddo Mounds State Historic Site invites the public to foraging workshop with Mark “Merriwether” Vorderbruggen. Mark writes the Foraging Texas Blog, and is a practiced forager and teacher. Mark's book and Idiot's Guide to Foraging was published...

October 28

Oct. 28 • El Camino Real de los Tejas (ECR) Festival
Travel back in time on the historic El Camino Real De Los Tejas! Enjoy food, fun, pioneer skills, presentations, crafts, music, and guided hikes. 

October is also Texas Archeology Month. You will be able to enjoy a variety of archeology themed activities at the ECR festival.

The event is free, but donations will be...