Cason Monk-Metcalf Funeral Directors is celebrating 125 years of serving Nacogdoches in 2018! There will be a gala on Friday, October 19th and an exhibit opening on Saturday, October 20th. More updates to come.
The next cemetery tour will be Saturday, November 3, 2018. Stay tuned for additional updates early this fall!
The next Christmas Tour of Homes will be Saturday, December 8, 2018. We'll post more information as it becomes available.
Southern Garden History Society’s
Preservation Texas - East Texas Regional Meeting in Nacogdoches
Preservation Texas will be hosting one of its regional meeting in Nacogdoches at the Fredonia Hotel. What a great opportunity to learn about the preservation work going on in East Texas and meet other preservationists from around the state. See the website for more information and to get registered for the meeting which will be August 8-10, 2018. FoHNI board member Perky Beisel will be speaking about FoHNI's work in Oak Grove Cemetery.
The 2017 Tour of Homes was Saturday, December 9th. We're grateful for everyone who shook off the cold to join us!
Cleaning Gravestone at Oak Grove Cemetery - A 300 Event
In cooperation with the City of Nacogdoches Historic Sites Department, Friends of Historic Nacogdoches, Inc. is proud to be involved in the preservation of gravestones in Oak Grove Cemetery. We hosted our final cleaning workshop on October 28, 2016.
Caddo Mounds State Historic Site's Fall Festival was Saturday, October 22 in Alto, Texas. The Caddo were here 300 years ago - stop by to see the recently completed grass house!
The previous grass house which was replaced in 2016.