812 South Church St.
Paris, TX 75460
GPS: N33° 39' 13.8" W95° 33' 16.7"
Built in the High Victorian Italianate style in 1868, the two-story Sam Bell Maxey House State Historic Site in Paris, Texas was the family residence of Sam Bell Maxey, a Mexican War veteran, Confederate general, and two-term U.S. senator. Maxey and his wife Marilda raised their family and hosted many distinguished guests in this home, which was commonly regarded as a town social center.
Stop by the Sam Bell Maxey House State Historic Site on Saturday, Dec. 10, from 11 a.m.- 4 p.m., to participate in “Christmas at the Maxey House.”
Visitors will step into a Victorian family’s home in the midst of preparing for and...
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.
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 at the Maxey House at 3 p.m., on December 18. We will be reading and discussing The Snow Queen by Hans...