George Ranch Historical Park | Kids Out and About Houston

George Ranch Historical Park

The George Ranch Historical Park is a 423-acre living history site dedicated to preserving and interpreting Texas' rich history. Historic homes, a beautiful country setting and costumed presenters set the stage for your journey through Texas history.

Discover more than 100 years of Texas history each Saturday with a trip through time at the George Ranch Historical Park. Located on a 20,000-acre working ranch, the Park is divided into four time periods (1830s, 1860s, 1890s and 1930s) and features historic home tours, costumed interpreters, hands-on activities, cattleworking and blacksmithing demonstrations and more!

Open to the General Public:

  • September 6- May : Saturdays, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. 
  • May 28- Aug 6: Tuesday- Friday, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. & Saturdays 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. 
  • Other various dates throughout the year. Please call the Visitor Center at 281-343-0218 x0 or email info@georgeranch.org for the most up-to-date schedule.

Open for Pre-Booked School and Group Tours:

Open hours: 
Sunday: Closed
Monday: Closed
Tuesday: 9:00 am-2:00 pm
Wednesday: 9:00 am-2:00 pm
Thursday: 9:00 am-2:00 pm
Friday: 9:00 am-2:00 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am-5:00 pm

Organization learning resources

Title Description Cost
Fort Bend Connection
PUBLISHED

Teachers: We know things look a little different in the classroom this year and we want to help! Together with the Fort Bend History Association and the Fort Bend Museum, our team has launched the Fort Bend Connection project to bring Texas and Fort Bend County history to your classroom this year. The plan has multiple components tailored to your curriculum, including free educational videos and worksheets aligned with TEKS objectives and rentable boxes that include a number of different hands-on historical activities.

History / social studies
Early Elementary School
Late Elementary School
Middle School
High School
Adults
Fort Bend Connection
PUBLISHED

Fort Bend Connection: A multimedia educational offering of the Fort Bend History Association. Things look a little different in the classroom this year and we want to help! Together with the Fort Bend Museum and the George Ranch Historical Park, our team has launched the Fort Bend Connection project to bring Texas and Fort Bend County history to your family/classroom this year. The plan has multiple components tailored to your curriculum, including free educational videos and worksheets aligned with TEKS objectives and rentable boxes that include a number of different hands-on historical activities.

History / social studies
Early Elementary School
Late Elementary School
Middle School
Fort Bend Connection
PUBLISHED
Things look a little different in the classroom and with homeschooling this year and we want to help! The Fort Bend History Association and the George Ranch Historical Park have launched the Fort Bend Connection project to bring Texas and Fort Bend County history to you this year. The plan has multiple components and includes free educational videos and worksheets aligned with TEKS objectives and rentable boxes that include a number of different hands-on historical activities.
History / social studies
Early Elementary School
Late Elementary School
Middle School
High School