Events 2018


Nacogdoches Beefsteak Dinner


Friday, September 21st - 7 pm
Mast Hall 
Our Beefsteak dinner will start at 7 pm; tickets are $50 each (tables of 8 are $400) and are available from any Nacogdoches County Historical Foundation Board member or online at Eventbrite. Attendees will get hearty portions of meat, bread and will be given a commemorative apron to wear during the event and take home with them. The Nacogdoches Beefsteak dinner directly benefits the restoration of the historic Zion Hill Baptist Church.


​Museum of Civilization Pop-Up Exhibit


October 2- 27th
Opening Night Event - Tuesday, October 2nd - 5:30 pm
Nacogdoches Railroad Depot - 101 Old Tyler Rd.
Visit the Nacogdoches Railroad Depot for our “Museum of Civilization” Pop-Up exhibit. This exhibit, a part of the NEA Big Read event series, focuses on the pieces of modern life that would become obsolete in a post-apocalyptic world. The exhibit will be on display throughout October with an opening event on Tuesday, October 2nd.


Lost Arts and Forgotten Skills Fair


Saturday, October 13th - 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Durst-Taylor Historic House & Gardens - 304 North St.
Come enjoy a hands-on event at the Durst-Taylor Historic House & Gardens as we spend some time rediscovering forgotten skills and lost arts. There will be blacksmithing, butter making, spinning and other demonstrations of skills and trades from years past.