Sam Rayburn House State Historic Site Events

July 2018

July 27

Join the Sam Rayburn House on July 27-28, 2018 for the annual Bonham Quilt Hop. We'll display quilts from our collection on the beds throughout the Sam Rayburn House. Admission is free and guided tours will be on the hour and half hour.

July 28

Join us for the annual Bonham Quilt Hop on Friday and Saturday, July 27 and 28. We will display historic quilts from the Sam Rayburn family through the beds in the historic house. Children's craft activities and refreshments. Free admission. House tours on the hour and half hour.

September 2018

September 22

Join us for our biggest event of the year, Farming Heritage Day, on Saturday, September 22 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. We'll have many hands-on activities for families, antique tractor displays, farm animals, games, a cattle judging competition, cotton ginning demonstration, food, tours and more!  The event is free.  Make plans now to join us for all the farming fun at "Mr. Sam's" house!

October 2018

October 27

The 2018 Cemetery Walking Tour of Willow Wild Cemetery in Bonham will be held on Saturday, October 27 at 10 a.m. Explore the graves of World War I veterans and learn of their activities during the "Great War." Refreshments served. The tour is free.

Tour begins near Willow Wild Cemetery entrance gates at 10 a.m. on October 27.

October 27

Celebrate Texas Archeology Month at the Sam Rayburn House State Historic Site on Saturday, October 27 from 1--3 p.m. View archeological collections recovered from the grounds of the Sam Rayburn House during a dig in 1977. Admission is free.

December 2018

December 8

Get into the holiday spirit at the Sam Rayburn House by joining us for the annual Holiday Open House. Come see "Mr. Sam's" home decorated for the holidays, enjoy tasty treats, and kids can take part in a craft activity. Tours on the hour and half hour. Admission and tours are free.