Make Your Own Corn Husk Doll

Nov 20 2022 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm

San Jacinto Monument

TX

Two corn husk dolls. The one of the left is wearing a red dress. Text reads: Make Your Own Cornhusk Doll

Learn how to make the must-have toy of 1836: the corn husk doll! Kids had to make their own toys on the Texas frontier, and a corn husk doll was a staple of a Texas childhood in the 1830s. Join us to learn about dolls on the frontier and make your own corn husk doll to take home. We'll provide the materials; all you need is your creativity.

When: Sunday, November 20; drop in between 1:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m.

Where: Outside the San Jacinto Monument

Age Range: Kids 6+; younger children are welcome, but will need to have an adult to help.

Cost: Free

Note: The program is outside, so prepare for the weather. Program will be cancelled in case of rain.

For more information, email san-jacinto-battleground@thc.texas.gov or call 281-479-2431.