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Press Release: “Tuesdays on the Trail” – July 12, 19 & 26, 2016

Cuero — The Chisholm Trail Heritage Museum (CTHM) is excited to take a step into the old west and serve up some family fun with Tuesdays On The Trail. This movie series extravaganza will occur weekly at the Cuero museum located at 302 N. Esplanade beginning on Tuesday, July 12 and conclude on the last Tuesday of the month, July 26th.

Movies will be shown outdoors behind the museum on a large movie screen provided by FunFlicks out of San Antonio and begin at dusk, approximately 8:30 PM….. Read more »


Events: Applications Now Being Accepted for Cowboy Camp VI – Aug. 1-5, 2016!

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Cowboy Camp 2016

It’s time to start getting ready for the sixth annual Cowboy Camp, the five-day, day camp for children ages 7-12, which will run 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM, August 1-5, 2016!

Watch the Events page for future detailed information and updates about the 2016 daily schedule of activities. Pick up the 2016 Cowboy Camp campers application / questionnaire at the Museum, or download the PDF form from the Sign Up for Cowboy Camp page. Please return completed applications to the Museum by 5:00 PM, Wednesday, July 27, 2016.


Chairman’s Update: Spring 2016

On Saturday, April 9th, the Chisholm Trail Heritage Museum’s board of directors hosted our eighth Taste of the Trail fundraising event. Since the first Taste of the Trail held in the autumn of 2002, the fundraiser has grown to be one of Cuero’s and this region’s premier social occasions, from its modest crowd of 400 in 2002 to over 650 attendees in 2016!

Held as a biennial event, the funds raised at Taste of the Trail have become a vital source for the much-needed operating expenses of the Museum. This spring’s event, co-chaired by Lindy & Rick Gohmert and Gina & Paul Holcomb, was held at Bellevue Ranch near Cheapside…. Read more »


Museum News: “TRAIL DUST!” CTHM Wraps Eighth Biennial Taste of the Trail Fundraiser, 2016 Event Co-Chairs Extend Thanks to Supporters

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The Chisholm Trail Heritage Museum celebrates the success of its eighth signature biennial fundraiser, Taste of the Trail, which took place on Saturday night, April 9th, 2016 at the scenic Bellevue Ranch in northern DeWitt County. Read more »