Take a Trip Back in Time to Holidays Past

sam houston park houston texasJoin the fun at Sam Houston Park in downtown Houston for a visit to the 49th Annual Candlelight Tour.  The Candlelight Tour is sponsored by the Houston Heritage Society and the goal is the bring the past to life for visitors.  Attractions at the tour will include characters from Houston’s past walking the trails, beautiful light displays will abound, historic structures are decorated for the season, games are available in the Museum Gallery, refreshments are being served at the Candlelight Cafe, children can make crafts in Santa’s Workshop, and carolers will be strolling throughout the park all evening.  This is truly an event for all ages to enjoy.

The Heritage Society is a museum complex within Sam Houston Park downtown. The museum collects, preserves and displays the diverse history of the Houston area on 10 acres in the park. Structures in the park are dated from 1823 to 1905.

The 49th Annual candlelight Tour will take place this Friday & Saturday, December 9-10 from 6:30-9:30 PM, rain or shine. Gates open at 6:30 and parking is available in the Heritage Clay Street Garage at 1200 Bagby Street for $10.  Tickets are required. Prices are $10 for adults, $5 for seniors over 65 and students ages 6-18, and children 5 and under are free.  Tickets can be purchased online or by phone. Visit the website for complete information on this fun event.


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