Edible Museum
Port of Plenty

Food & family

Food & family

Thursday, November 9, 2017
6:30 p.m. –8:00 p.m.
The Heritage Society Tea Room
admission is free but seating is limited
Please RSVP at 713.655.1912, ext 102

Houston has a ship channel through which many goods and goodies arrive. Spices. Candy. Cheeses. Wine! Family food businesses use the ship channel to import all kinds of yummy and exotic comestibles. Come prepared to nibble and sip the global bounty.

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See Interesting Places (SIP)
 

See interesting places

See interesting places

Thursday, November 16, 2017
6:30–8:30 p.m.
1929 Joseph Finger-Designed Office Building
$50 non-member/$45 THS member

Explore this award winning office building in downtown Houston as you "sip" with The Heritage Society on Thursday, November 16. Designed in 1929 by renowned architect Joseph Finger, the Italian Renaissance Revival style building boasts a rooftop terrace and lovingly restored private getaway that you won't want to miss seeing. 

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Specialty Tours at
Old Place

1823 Old Place

1823 Old Place

First and Third Fridays
11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.
Meet in the Museum Gallery
$10

Every Friday a costumed docent will give you a tour about life in Austin's Colony. The tour focuses on the hardships of daily life in the early 1820s. A costumed interpreter explains and demonstrates important facets of textile production on the frontier - spinning, dyeing, and weaving in addition to the regular domestic activities of that era.  Other areas being addressed include building construction methods and tools, the empressario system of colonization in Texas, and land grants. 

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