Historic Home Tours in Texas

Do you love to tour old homes?  Relive Texas history through the front door of each of these home tours across the state!

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Image courtesy of Moody Mansion

1. Moody Mansion, Galveston

The 28,000 square foot home in Galveston was built before the 1900 Hurricane, and home to the wealthy Moody Family for over 80 years.  Tour 20 rooms, or take a private tour.

Open Daily

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2.  Governor’s Mansion, Austin

The home of the Texas Governor since 1856, it is the 4th continuously used Governor’s Mansion in the state.

Tours are given year round, but require a week advance booking and pass a background check.

Click HERE for more information.

3.  Historic Hyde Park Homes Tours, Austin

Once a year the historic neighborhood offers a tour of homes.

November 2019 on November 10th

Click HERE for more information.

4. Neil Cochran House Museum, Austin

Experience Austin’s Antebellum Architecture in a tour of this historic home.

Tours are given year round.

Click HERE for more information.

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Sam Rayburn House, Bonham

5. Sam Rayburn House, Bonham

Items from the life and times of Sam Rayburn, as well as seasonal events.

Tuesday – Saturday

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6.  Park Cities Historic and Preservation Society Home Tour, Dallas

April 13, 2019

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7.  Lakewood Home Festival, Dallas 

2019 TBD

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8.  Swiss Avenue Historic District, Dallas 

Mother’s Day Home Tour TBD

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9.  AIA Dallas Home Tour, Dallas

October 2019

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10.  Thistle Hill, Fort Worth

Tours Wed. – Sun.

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11.  Egypt Plantation

Daily

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12.  Bishop’s Palace, Galveston

Daily

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13.  Galveston Historic Homes Tour

May 4, 5, 11, 12 2019

Click HERE for more information.

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14.  Liendo Plantation, Hempstead

Monthly

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15.  AIA Houston Home Tours

October 2019 TBA

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16.  Bayou Bend, Houston

Daily

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17.  Starr Family Homes, Marshall

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18. W. H. Stark House, Orange

Daily

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19.  Sam-Bell-Maxey House, Paris

Daily

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20. Fulton Mansion, Rockport

Daily

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21.  AIA Homes Tour, San Antonio

October 2019 TBA

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22.  Spanish Governor’s Palace, San Antonio

Daily

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23.  Villa Finale, San Antonio

Daily

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24.  McClendon House, Tyler

Daily

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25.  Varner-Hogg Plantation, West Columbia

Daily

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Michelle

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