Sam Rayburn House State Historic Site Events

April 2017

April 1

Come see our new orientation exhibit in the recently remodeled visitor center. The exhibit includes digital photo frames, an interactive desk and telephone and a video. Enjoy refreshments and guided tours of the house. The event is free and everyone is welcome.

May 2017

May 7

Join us for the annual Texas Historical Commission's Historic Sites Free Day! We will have free, guided tours of the Sam Rayburn House and refreshments. Everyone is welcome and the event is free.

July 2017

July 28

Quilts will be the focus of the annual Bonham Quilt Hop on Friday, July 28 from 1--4:00 p.m. See quilts on display in the Sam Rayburn House and take a guided tour to learn more about these historic textiles from the Rayburn House collection. The event is free and everyone is welcome.

July 29

Learn about the historic quilts from the Sam Rayburn House State Historic Site's collection during the annual Bonham Quilt Hop. Enjoy quilt-themed tours and refreshments. Everyone is welcome and the event is free.

September 2017

September 23

Celebrate farming history at the Sam Rayburn House State Historic Site during our annual Farming Hertiage Day. Join us on Saturday, September 23 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m for a day of farming fun! Take part in educational, hands-on activities such as butter churning and weaving, check out livestock, antique tractors and a cotton ginning demonstration. The event is free and everyone is...

October 2017

October 28

Join us for a tour of historic Willow Wild Cemetery on Saturday, October 28 at 10:00 a.m. We will meet at Sam Rayburn's grave near the entrance gates to Willow Wild. Refreshments available. The event is free and everyone is welcome.

October 28

Celebrate Texas Archeology Month with us at the Sam Rayburn House State Historic Site. View archeological materials uncovered at the Sam Rayburn House State Historic Site during an excavation of the property in 1977. We will provide free tours of the house and refreshments. The event is free and everyone is welcome.