Mission Dolores State Historic Site Events

September 2018

September 14

Pack a lunch & join us for a 1-hour lecture about life in colonial New Spain. Designed for adult audiences.

September 15

Pack a lunch & join us for a 1-hour lecture about life in colonial New Spain. Designed for adult audiences. (Repeat of 9/14)

October 2018

October 13

Did you know October is Archaeology Month? Would you like to be an archaeologist for a day? Then join us for a simulated excavation to uncover historic treasures! Be sure to wear old clothes.

October 13

To celebrate Archaeology Month in October, Mission Dolores will be hosting a lecture & tour of the archaeological site. This program is designed for adult audiences.

October 27

During the 28th Annual Sassafras Festival, Mission Dolores State Historic Site will have a booth set up at the courthouse square in downtown San Augustine, Texas. Stop by and say hello!

October 31

Join us at the courthouse square in downtown San Augustine to visit staff/volunteers dressed in historical costume and grab a treat!

November 2018

November 3

Come learn how to make Spanish Hot Chocolate based on a 1650 recipe--fun for the whole family! All attendees will get to sample the beverage and take home a copy of the recipe. Yum!

November 30

Join the San Augustine community on the courthouse square to see the numerous Christmas floats. The Mission Dolores float won 2nd place last year, but we have our eye on 1st place this year!

December 2018

December 1

Take a stroll on the walking trail at Mission Dolores while it is lit up for the holiday season! Lighted trail accessible extended evening hours during the month of December.