Sam Bell Maxey House State Historic Site Events

May 2017

May 2

Looking for something to do on a Tuesday night?  Stop by the Sam Bell Maxey House! Every Tuesday, the Sam Bell Maxey House State Historic Site will be open to visitors until 8 p.m.

May 7

The Texas Historical Commission (THC) will offer FREE admission to all 20 THC state historic sites on Sunday, May 7th, including the Sam Bell Maxey House State Historic Site in Paris, Texas.  Stop by the Sam Bell Maxey House between 9:00 am and 4:00 pm for a free tour.  All guided tours start on the half hour.  Self-guided tours are available at any time.

May 9

Looking for something to do on a Tuesday night?  Stop by the Sam Bell Maxey House! Every Tuesday, the Sam Bell Maxey House State Historic Site will be open to visitors until 8 p.m.

May 16

Looking for something to do on a Tuesday night?  Stop by the Sam Bell Maxey House! Every Tuesday, the Sam Bell Maxey House State Historic Site will be open to visitors until 8 p.m.

May 21

Join us as we continue the Maxey House Book Club! Every month, we will get together and discuss a different book. We will meet in person in the Maxey House at 3 p.m., on May 21. We will be reading and discussing Mr. Churchill’s Secretary by Susan Elia MacNeal.

If you can’t make a meeting in person or you just can't wait until the meeting to start the discussion, no problem! We also...

May 23

Looking for something to do on a Tuesday night?  Stop by the Sam Bell Maxey House! Every Tuesday, the Sam Bell Maxey House State Historic Site will be open to visitors until 8 p.m.

May 30

Looking for something to do on a Tuesday night?  Stop by the Sam Bell Maxey House! Every Tuesday, the Sam Bell Maxey House State Historic Site will be open to visitors until 8 p.m.

June 2017

June 6

Looking for something to do on a Tuesday night?  Stop by the Sam Bell Maxey House! Every Tuesday, the Sam Bell Maxey House State Historic Site will be open to visitors until 8 p.m.

June 10

On June 10th, the public is invited to the Maxey House for a day of art from 12-4 p.m.  Visitors can spend time inside the house sketching, drawing, or photographing their favorite artifact or room, as well as artifacts that will be brought out from storage just for the day.  Visitors are also invited to spend time outside capturing the grounds in any artistic medium they choose.  Sketch paper...

June 13

Looking for something to do on a Tuesday night?  Stop by the Sam Bell Maxey House! Every Tuesday, the Sam Bell Maxey House State Historic Site will be open to visitors until 8 p.m.

June 18

Join us as we continue the Maxey House Book Club! Every month, we will get together and discuss a different book. We will meet in person in the Maxey House at 3 p.m., on June 18. We will be reading and discussing Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll.

If you can’t make a meeting in person or you just can't wait until the meeting to start the discussion, no problem! We...

June 20

Looking for something to do on a Tuesday night?  Stop by the Sam Bell Maxey House! Every Tuesday, the Sam Bell Maxey House State Historic Site will be open to visitors until 8 p.m.

June 27

Looking for something to do on a Tuesday night?  Stop by the Sam Bell Maxey House! Every Tuesday, the Sam Bell Maxey House State Historic Site will be open to visitors until 8 p.m.

July 2017

July 4

Looking for something to do on a Tuesday night?  Stop by the Sam Bell Maxey House! Every Tuesday, the Sam Bell Maxey House State Historic Site will be open to visitors until 8 p.m.

July 11

Looking for something to do on a Tuesday night?  Stop by the Sam Bell Maxey House! Every Tuesday, the Sam Bell Maxey House State Historic Site will be open to visitors until 8 p.m.

July 16

Join us as we continue the Maxey House Book Club! Every month, we will get together and discuss a different book. We will meet in person in the Maxey House at 3 p.m., on July 16. We will be reading and discussing Isaac’s Storm by Erik Larson.

If you can’t make a meeting in person or you just can't wait until the meeting to start the discussion, no problem! We also have an online...

July 18

Looking for something to do on a Tuesday night?  Stop by the Sam Bell Maxey House! Every Tuesday, the Sam Bell Maxey House State Historic Site will be open to visitors until 8 p.m.

July 25

Looking for something to do on a Tuesday night?  Stop by the Sam Bell Maxey House! Every Tuesday, the Sam Bell Maxey House State Historic Site will be open to visitors until 8 p.m.

August 2017

August 1

Looking for something to do on a Tuesday night?  Stop by the Sam Bell Maxey House! Every Tuesday, the Sam Bell Maxey House State Historic Site will be open to visitors until 8 p.m.

August 4

Livingston the Lion, a stuffed animal from the late 1800s, is hosting a sleepover for your stuffed animal, doll, or action figure on the night of Friday, August 4, at the Sam Bell Maxey House State Historic Site. Sign-in will be at the Maxey House from 6:30 to 7 p.m. for the sleepover.  After introductions, Livingston is inviting all his new friends to stay for an early bedtime story and snack...

August 8

Looking for something to do on a Tuesday night?  Stop by the Sam Bell Maxey House! Every Tuesday, the Sam Bell Maxey House State Historic Site will be open to visitors until 8 p.m.

August 15

Looking for something to do on a Tuesday night?  Stop by the Sam Bell Maxey House! Every Tuesday, the Sam Bell Maxey House State Historic Site will be open to visitors until 8 p.m.

August 20

Join us as we continue the Maxey House Book Club! Every month, we will get together and discuss a different book. We will meet in person in the Maxey House at 3 p.m., on August 20. We will be reading and discussing The Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum.

If you can’t make a meeting in person or you just can't wait until the meeting to start the discussion, no problem! We also have an...

August 22

Looking for something to do on a Tuesday night?  Stop by the Sam Bell Maxey House! Every Tuesday, the Sam Bell Maxey House State Historic Site will be open to visitors until 8 p.m.

August 29

Looking for something to do on a Tuesday night?  Stop by the Sam Bell Maxey House! Every Tuesday, the Sam Bell Maxey House State Historic Site will be open to visitors until 8 p.m.