Texas Lakes Trail Region

Participant in the Texas Historical Commission's
Texas Heritage Trails Program

Paris: Christmas at the Maxey House

December 8, 2012 - 11:00am to 5:00pm

Stop by the Sam Bell Maxey House State Historic Site on Saturday, December 8 from 11:00-5:00 to participate in “Christmas at the Maxey House.”  Visitors will step into a Victorian family’s home in the midst of preparing for and celebrating Christmas.  Come learn about past Christmas traditions from the 1880s and see how today’s Christmas is both different and similar to a Victorian family’s Christmas.  During the program, visitors will have the chance to make their own Christmas cards and traditional Victorian ornaments.


  • 812 South Church Street
  • Paris, Texas
  • 75460



  • $4.00/adult, $3.00 for students 6-18 years old, children 5 and under free

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