Sam Bell Maxey House State Historic Site Events

October 2022

October 7

Join us for an afternoon of East Texas photography! We will be exhibiting Paris locals Angel Girl Photography and Troy Phoenix as well as rarely seen Maxey Collection photographs. Tickets are $5 (cash preferred) and includes a self-guided tour of the house.

October 8

October is Texas Archeology Month! Join us on October 8 at 3:00 to 4:00 pm as we appreciate our history with FREE activities for kids including including:

Mini Dig: How do archeologists find what objects ancient humans left behind? In this hands-on activity, participants will investigate a mini “archaeological site” in a shoebox to carefully excavate the site and record artifacts they...

October 22

The Sam Bell Maxey House invites you to a Maxey After Dark Spiritualism Event! Experience an evening of Victorian Spiritualism with a Séance Scene, Tarot Card Reading, Palm Reading, Treats, and More! Tickets are $5.00 per person