Jun
28
Fri
American Plains Artist Special Show
Jun 28 @ 10:00 am – Aug 4 @ 4:00 pm

Four artist of the American Plains Artist Association have been selected to showcase their art work at Fort Concho for the American Plains Artist Special Show.

Art Show will be open 10-4 Tuesday- Saturday; 1:30-4:30 Sunday; Closed Monday.

For more information on the show, or for biographies on the artist, please call us 325-481-2646.

Jul
24
Wed
Fun at the Fort- Drawing with Light
Jul 24 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm

Drawing with Light: Early Photography/Science of Light in mid-19th century

Come learn about the reflection and refractions of light, how the early photographic processes worked, and the chemistry behind the process. You will handle early photographs (daguerreotypes and ambrotypes), learn the science of bending light in the lenses and focusing the light with period cameras, and see how it all comes together for a photograph.

This session is designed for children ages 6-12. Space is limited, so registration is required. $15- general public, $12- Fort Concho Members. Snacks will be provided.

Sep
4
Wed
Speakers Series
Sep 4 @ 12:00 pm – 8:56 pm

Enjoy a lunchtime talk by area speakers covering different topics of our community heritage. Each day’s session begins shortly after noon. Bring your lunch or call us to order a brown bag lunch from Mr. T’s ($8.75). Deadline for orders in 5 p.m. the preceding Monday.

Sep
11
Wed
Speakers Series
Sep 11 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Enjoy a lunchtime talk by area speakers covering different topics of our community heritage. Each day’s session begins shortly after noon. Bring your lunch or call us to order a brown bag lunch from Mr. T’s ($8.75). Deadline for orders in 5 p.m. the preceding Monday.

Sep
18
Wed
Speakers Series
Sep 18 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Enjoy a lunchtime talk by area speakers covering different topics of our community heritage. Each day’s session begins shortly after noon. Bring your lunch or call us to order a brown bag lunch from Mr. T’s ($8.75). Deadline for orders in 5 p.m. the preceding Monday.

Sep
25
Wed
Speakers Series
Sep 25 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Enjoy a lunchtime talk by area speakers covering different topics of our community heritage. Each day’s session begins shortly after noon. Bring your lunch or call us to order a brown bag lunch from Mr. T’s ($8.75). Deadline for orders in 5 p.m. the preceding Monday.

Oct
3
Thu
Curated Conversation: The Douglas McChristian Collection
Oct 3 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Join the Curator of History, Cory Robinson for an evening talk on the newly acquired Douglas McChristian Collection. The talk will be held in the exhibit space in the Visitor Canter at Barracks 1 and will cover summer objects and artifacts.

Reservations are required due to the limited space available in the exhibit room.  To reserve a seat for this program call 325-657-4444 or email sutler@fortconcho.com

Oct
10
Thu
Fort Concho After Dark
Oct 10 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
You may have heard the tale behind the tragic death of Edith Grierson, but do you know the story of Annetta Bishop, the Merriam family, or Convict Thomas Duncan?
Join us Thursday, October 10 for a spine-tingling night tour of Fort Concho. Visit several of the fort’s buildings and listen to our guides recount the stories of people who lived and died at the site.
Tickets for the walking tour be available in early October, space is limited.
$8.00- General Public, $6.00 for Fort Concho Members.
Oct
19
Sat
Murder at Fort Concho
Oct 19 @ 7:00 pm – 10:30 pm

Who killed Captain C.A.Daver?

Join us for the 4rd annual Murder at Fort Concho event. Modeled after the board game Clue, Murder at Fort Concho give participants the opportunity to play detective for a night. Listen to the alibis, search for clues, and help Miss Terri Salva solve the whodunit.

The event will run from 7:00-10:30 pm, but tickets will not be sold after 9:00 p.m. Tickets will be available in the Visitor Center at Barracks 1 in early October. For more information about the event call (325) 657-4444.

$10.00 General Admission $8.00 Fort Concho Members.

Oct
26
Sat
Murder at Fort Concho
Oct 26 @ 7:00 pm – 10:30 pm

Who killed Captain C.A.Daver?
Join us for the 4th annual Murder at Fort Concho event. Modeled after the board game Clue, Murder at Fort Concho give participants the opportunity to play detective for a night. Listen to the alibis, search for clues, and help Miss Terri Salva solve the whodunit.
The event will run from 7:00-10:30 pm, but tickets will not be sold after 9:00 p.m. Tickets will be available in the Visitor Center at Barracks 1 in early October. For more information about the event call (325) 657-4444.
$10.00 General Admission $8.00 Fort Concho Members.

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