Star of the Republic Museum Events

October 2022

October 1

What was it like to be a girl in the Republic of Texas?  Join us as we present a 2-hour program specially designed for Girl Scouts and Heritage Girls to explore life as a pioneer in Texas. Once completed, girls will receive their badge/patch.   This program meets the requirements for the badge, but leaders will have to sign off. Minimum of 10, maximum of 25; $15 per Scout includes admission....

October 15

Join us at the museum to try your hand at activities and skills needed by kids during the Republic era. This month, we’ll be making both handcut Native American Spiral Snakes and Mexican Talavera Tile Magnets from 11-4 or until supplies run out. Contact Jordan Lucier for more information at 936-878-2214 x236. 

October 21

As darkness falls along the banks of the Brazos River we invite you to travel with us down the Tombstone Trail.  Your journey will wind you through the heart of Old Washington where ghostly tales from Texas's past will come to life.  From the echoing howls of the Ghost Dogs of Orizumbo to the sorrowful weeping of a grief-stricken mother, these stories are sure to send a chill down your spine...

October 21

7p-9p

In the darkness of night at Washington-on-the-Brazos, ghosts of Washington come back to life. Explore the haunted path and learn the stories of those who once called the Brazos Valley home. *Macabre event with emotional to dark tellings.* For more information call 936-878-2214. Tickets for sale online in advance. Contact 936-878-2461 x238 for additional information. 

October 22

As darkness falls along the banks of the Brazos River we invite you to travel with us down the Tombstone Trail.  Your journey will wind you through the heart of Old Washington where ghostly tales from Texas's past will come to life.  From the echoing howls of the Ghost Dogs of Orizumbo to the sorrowful weeping of a grief-stricken mother, these stories are sure to send a chill down your spine...

October 22

7p-9p

In the darkness of night at Washington-on-the-Brazos, ghosts of Washington come back to life. Explore the haunted path and learn the stories of those who once called the Brazos Valley home. *Macabre event with emotional to dark tellings.* For more information call 936-878-2214. Tickets for sale online in advance. Contact 936-878-2461 x238 for additional information. 

November 2022

November 12

After his victory at the Alamo, Santa Anna and his army are on their way, you must quickly decide what to take on your journey and make your way to safety with the help of your friends and family. This is the Runaway Scrape Escape, the newest program at the Star of the Republic Museum. Guests, ages 10 and up, must use teamwork and problem-solving skills to decipher puzzles and riddles to get...

November 19

Join us at the museum to try your hand at activities and skills needed by kids during the Republic era. This month, we’ll be punching "tin" to make a suncatcher from 11-4 or until supplies run out. Contact Jordan Lucier for more information at 936-878-2214 x236. 

December 2022

December 17

Join us at the museum to try your hand at activities and skills needed by kids during the Republic era.  This month, we’ll be doing Christmas Crafts, including Moravian Stars, snowflakes, and other various items 11-4 or until supplies run out. Contact Jordan Lucier for more information at 936-878-2214 x236. 

January 2023

January 14

After his victory at the Alamo, Santa Anna and his army are on their way, you must quickly decide what to take on your journey and make your way to safety with the help of your friends and family. This is the Runaway Scrape Escape, the newest program at the Star of the Republic Museum. Guests, ages 10 and up, must use teamwork and problem-solving skills to decipher puzzles and riddles to get...

January 21

Join us at the museum to try your hand at activities and skills needed by kids during the Republic era.  This month, we’ll be learning how to make 2 types of toys, the Buzz Saw or a Floating Ball, from 11-4 or until supplies run out. Contact Jordan Lucier for more information at 936-878-2214 x236. 

February 2023

February 18

Join us at the museum to try your hand at activities and skills needed by kids during the Republic era.  This month we’ll be learning basic embroidery stitiches and take home a small project from 11-4 or until supplies run out. Contact Jordan Lucier for more information at 936-878-2214 x236. 

March 2023

March 11

After his victory at the Alamo, Santa Anna and his army are on their way, you must quickly decide what to take on your journey and make your way to safety with the help of your friends and family. This is the Runaway Scrape Escape, the newest program at the Star of the Republic Museum. Guests, ages 10 and up, must use teamwork and problem-solving skills to decipher puzzles and riddles to get...

March 13

Try your hand at some of our Hands-on-History crafts plus some special surprises. Crafts are available with paid admission for children 4-16 from 11-4 or until supplies run out. Contact Jordan Lucier at jordan.lucier@thc.texas.gov for more information. 

March 14

Try your hand at some of our Hands-on-History crafts plus some special surprises. Crafts are available with paid admission for children 4-16 from 11-4 or until supplies run out. Contact Jordan Lucier at jordan.lucier@thc.texas.gov for more information. 

March 15

Try your hand at some of our Hands-on-History crafts plus some special surprises. Crafts are available with paid admission for children 4-16 from 11-4 or until supplies run out. Contact Jordan Lucier at jordan.lucier@thc.texas.gov for more information. 

March 16

Try your hand at some of our Hands-on-History crafts plus some special surprises. Crafts are available with paid admission for children 4-16 from 11-4 or until supplies run out. Contact Jordan Lucier at jordan.lucier@thc.texas.gov for more information. 

March 17

Try your hand at some of our Hands-on-History crafts plus some special surprises. Crafts are available with paid admission for children 4-16 from 11-4 or until supplies run out. Contact Jordan Lucier at jordan.lucier@thc.texas.gov for more information. 

March 18

Join us at the museum to try your hand at activities and skills needed by kids during the Republic era.  This month, we’ll be making Paper Quilt squares to celebrate National Quilt month from 11-4 or until supplies run out.  Contact Jordan Lucier for more information at 936-878-2214 x236. 

April 2023

April 8

After his victory at the Alamo, Santa Anna and his army are on their way, you must quickly decide what to take on your journey and make your way to safety with the help of your friends and family. This is the Runaway Scrape Escape, the newest program at the Star of the Republic Museum. Guests, ages 10 and up, must use teamwork and problem-solving skills to decipher puzzles and riddles to get...

May 2023

May 13

After his victory at the Alamo, Santa Anna and his army are on their way, you must quickly decide what to take on your journey and make your way to safety with the help of your friends and family. This is the Runaway Scrape Escape, the newest program at the Star of the Republic Museum. Guests, ages 10 and up, must use teamwork and problem-solving skills to decipher puzzles and riddles to get...