To celebrate this holiday season, the McFaddin-Ward House is offering the rare chance to have your photo taken inside the museum! Photo session will be on Sunday, November 14 and 21, 2010, from 1 to 3 p.m. each day. Come dressed in your holiday attire and have your picture taken on the museum’s grand staircase and get a head start on your Christmas cards!
Bring your own camera and a staff member will take the photo for you. Professional photography is not allowed.
This event is free and open to the public. Be sure to start at the visitor center, located at 1906 Calder Avenue.
Gingerbread House Competition and Silent Auction
You can participate in this fun and worthwhile event!
Enter a gingerbread house into the competition, or come to the McFaddin-Ward House visitor center to bid on one of the houses. You might end up with a gingerbread house to brighten your holidays, and the good feeling of having helped others. What better way to celebrate the true meaning of the season?
Entry rules and forms are available at
Applications are due by November 26, 2010.
Houses due at the museum:
November 29 between 3:00 and 4:45 PM
November 30-December 5
All proceeds from the auction benefit Buckner Children and Family Services of Southeast Texas.
Contact the museum at (409) 832-1906 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more details.