Casa Navarro State Historic Site Events

October 2017

October 26

Most visitors to Casa Navarro don’t realize the home was part of a bustling San Antonio neighborhood that flourished for nearly 100 years after José Antonio Navarro’s death in 1871. Navarro’s historic home has seen many residents over the years – most had no idea that it had once belonged to the Tejano statesman.

From the 1940s to the 1960s Maria Diaz called the small adobe kitchen...

November 2017

November 18

Mole, a traditional Mexican dish that blends the foodways and traditions of indigenous Mexico and Spain, has become a popular sauce to accompany Turkey during the Christmas and Thanksgiving holidays. Learn the ins and outs of making Mole Verde and Mole Poblano from scratch using traditional cookingware and methods at this hands-on workshop presented by Casa Navarro State Historic Site.

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December 2017

December 9

Mole, a traditional Mexican dish that blends the foodways and traditions of indigenous Mexico and Spain, has become a popular sauce to accompany Turkey during the Christmas and Thanksgiving holidays. Learn the ins and outs of making Mole Verde and Mole Poblano from scratch using traditional cookingware and methods at this hands-on workshop presented by Casa Navarro State Historic Site.

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