Landmark Inn State Historic Site Events

May 2021

May 8


There is no denying that hot sauce is a hot commodity these days! This spicy condiment has a long history that stretches across centuries, cultures, and continents.

Join Landmark Inn with Casa Navarro to learn the origins of hot sauce, explore several kinds, and make your own custom sauce.

There will be two separate 1-hour sessions. Session One is from 2p.m.-3p.m.
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May 8


There is no denying that hot sauce is a hot commodity these days! This spicy condiment has a long history that stretches across centuries, cultures, and continents.

Join Landmark Inn with Casa Navarro to learn the origins of hot sauce, explore several kinds, and make your own custom sauce.

There will be two separate 1-hour sessions. Session One is from 2p.m.-3p.m.
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May 9

Treat your Mom to Texas History and Heritage!

In celebration of Mother’s Day, select THC state historic sites are offering free admission for all mothers. From homes and inns to battlegrounds and frontier forts, there’s something to capture a variety of interests in locations across the state. Plan your visit now.

Offering free admission to all moms on Sunday, May 9 at sites regularly...

May 15


Learn about the history that is right under your feet at the Landmark Inn! Meet Jamie Ross, Archeological Collections Manager for the Texas Historical Commission and see if you have what it takes to be an archeologist!


This program is free and open to the public.

 


While you're here, visit our Museum Store to purchase a Landmark Inn hat, a 19th...

May 22


Visit the Landmark Inn for a special 1-hour watercolor class with Texas artist, Paula Perry. We are offering a family friendly class at 2 p.m. and an adult only class at 3:30.


Space is limited. Call 830-931-2133 to make your free reservation.


While you're here, visit our Museum Store to purchase a watercolor poppy scarf, "Wildflowers of Texas," or a...

May 22


Visit the Landmark Inn for a special 1-hour watercolor class with Texas artist, Paula Perry. We are offering a family friendly class at 2 p.m. and an adult only class at 3:30.


Space is limited. Call 830-931-2133 to make your free reservation.


While you're here, visit our Museum Store to purchase a watercolor poppy scarf, "Wildflowers of Texas," or a...

May 29


Explore Texas and American history through the quilt patterns that brightened everyday life. “Patchwork History: American Quilting Patterns” is guest curated by Joan Menard and opens May 29. The exhibit runs through June 25th.


This is open to the public and included with your visit to Landmark Inn.


While you're here, visit our Museum Store to purchase a...

June 2021

June 5


Celebrate National Play Outside Day with the Landmark Inn! Learn fun games from the 19th century for kids, young and young-at-heart.


This program is free and open to the public.


While you're here, visit our Museum Store to purchase a Landmark Inn hat, a 19th century Nine Pin game set, a set of marbles, or a copy of "Sleeping in a Sack: Camping Activities...

June 7


Landmark Inn is hosting Science Camp 2021 with Madaline Sherrill. Sessions are available for age groups 4-6 and 7-12 years old.
Please contact Madaline Sherill at msherill@yahoo.com or at 210-275-6098 for more information or to reserve a space for your child.

We strongly encourage our visitors to wear masks, maintain social distancing, and sanitize their hands frequently...

June 19


Raise a flag in celebration of Juneteenth. Learn about the significance of the symbols that were carefully chosen to represent the end of slavery in the United States and craft your own flag.

This program is free and open to the public.

While you're here, visit our Museum Store to purchase a Texas flag, a copy of "The Jemima Code," or a Landmark Inn mug.


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June 26


Visit the Landmark Inn to meet our first artist in residence, Piper, as she demonstrates and discusses oil painting.

This program is free and open to the public.
While you're here, visit our Museum Store to purchase a floral watercolor by Lorna Francis, an artist's rendering of the Landmark Inn buildings, or a necklace featuring Texas flowers.

We strongly encourage...