Sam Rayburn House State Historic Site

Sam Rayburn Rayburn Cadillac Rayburn House Exterior Rayburn House Bedroom

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

John.Akers@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

March 10

Spring Break Fun at Mr. Sam's House

The Sam Rayburn House State Historic Site, 890 West State Highway 56 in Bonham, invites you and your children to come out and enjoy educational and fun activities of a bygone era on Tuesday, March 10, 2019 and Wednesday, March 11, 2019 from 1:00...

March 11

Spring Break Fun at Mr. Sam's House

The Sam Rayburn House State Historic Site, 890 West State Highway 56 in Bonham, invites you and your children to come out and enjoy educational and fun activities of a bygone era on Tuesday, March 10, 2019 and Wednesday, March 11, 2019 from 1:00...

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