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Help us teach Houstonís kids! Check out The Heritage Societyís new project on Power2Give.

The Heritage Society's children's tours bring Texas history to life. Our childrenís tours have been specially designed to maximize the educational needs of children and incorporate State-mandated instructional objectives. Every year, thousands of school children tour The Heritage Society and are inspired by Houstonís past. The demand for tours from schools with limited resources continues to grow. We need your help to meet that demand.

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The Heritage Society
The Heritage Society, a museum complex at Sam Houston Park, collects, preserves, exhibits, and celebrates the diverse history of the Houston region. Nestled in ten acres of beautiful green parkland in the heart of downtown Houston, Texas, The Heritage Society operates ten historic structures that date from 1823 to 1905. The Heritage Society exists not just to educate visitors about Houstonís interesting history but also to celebrate the diversity of the people who came together to build this world-class city.


The Heritage Society is funded in part by a grant from the City of Houston through the Houston Arts Alliance.

Privacy: The Heritage Society respects the privacy of each visitor to the Heritage Society website. Any personal information provided by a visitor will be used solely by The Heritage Society for internal purposes and, where appropriate, to contact individuals directly. Personal information will be shared only with those third-party service providers who perform functions on our behalf, including processing credit card payments, providing customer service, removing repetitive information from customer lists, analyzing data, and providing marketing assistance. For review or correction of your personal information, or to request that your donation not be listed in The Heritage Society publications, call Deborah Duty at 713-655-1912. For more information about The Heritage Society Privacy Policy click here.

The Heritage Society is located in
Sam Houston Park in downtown Houston. Sam Houston Park is the location of numerous events throughout the year that are sponsored by other organizations. Check the link below  for events that involve street closures around the park.

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The museum gallery is open Tuesday through Saturday from10am  to 4pm. Admission is free.

Tours of the historic structures are available at 10am, 11:30am, 1pm & 2:30pm. An admission charge applies. For more information please call 713.655.1912.

The Heritage Society parking lot is open for Heritage Society visitors
8:30 a.m.−5 p.m., Monday−Saturday and for THS special events
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