Sam Rayburn House State Historic Site

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890 W. State Hwy. 56
Bonham, TX 75418
GPS: N33° 34' 10" W96° 12' 27"
903-583-5558

sam-rayburn-house@thc.texas.gov

Map showing the location of Sam Rayburn House State Historic Site

Step into the warm and welcoming world of one of Texas’ best known statesmen, Sam Rayburn. One of the most powerful and influential politicians in the 20th century, Rayburn served in the U.S. Congress for 48 years, holding the position of speaker for 17 years. His 1916 home, now the Sam Rayburn House State Historic Site, preserves his real stories with original furnishings, candid photographs, and personal belongings, remaining as they were when he lived here. Visitors explore Rayburn’s personal life and political achievements and their impact on mid-20th-century history. The home is a National Historic Landmark, a Recorded Texas Historic Landmark, and listed in the National Register of Historic Places.

Upcoming Events

May 25

Homeschool Day at the Sam Rayburn House

Homeschool groups and students in the area are invited to the first ever Homeschool Day event at the Sam Rayburn House State Historic Site on May 25, 2022 from 10 am to 3 pm. You'll have a great time exploring the life of Sam Rayburn, the longest...

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Take a virtual tour of Sam Rayburn's home.

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