Museum News

Stained Glass

By Robert Proctor The Cuero Record A piece of Cuero’s history has been returned to its original home. A stained glass window, dedicated to C.A. Sumners, Sr. at the Knights of Pythias Hall, now the Chisholm Trail Heritage Museum (CTHM), will be rededicated April 18. “We don’t know exactly the date it was installed,” Sumner’s … Continue reading

Cuero Citizens Chat with Mayor Sara Meyer at CTHM-Hosted August 2016 ‘Coffee With The Mayor’ and Open House

The Chisholm Trail Heritage Museum hosted the August 2016 monthly community event ‘Coffee With The Mayor’, its second this year, on Tuesday, August 9, 2016. From 9:30 to 10:30 AM, citizens met in the Wofford Room of the second-floor Friar Thomas Community Facility Center and chatted with Mayor Sara Post Meyer over coffee and juice … Continue reading

Cuero-Area Children Explore, Learn, and Discover ‘Happy Trails’ at CTHM’s Sixth Annual Cowboy Camp, August 2016

The Chisholm Trail Heritage Museum hosted its sixth annual Cowboy Camp the week of August 1-5, 2016 with approximately three-dozen campers between the ages of 7 and 12 attending. During the five-day camp, which took place from 9:00 AM to noon each day, young buckaroos from the Cuero area participated in hands-on activities and were … Continue reading

Press Release: “Tuesdays On The Trail”

Chisholm Trail Heritage Museum 302 N. Esplanade Cuero, Texas 77954 361.277.2866 For More Information Tempi McLeod 361.799.9752 Press Release 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 … Continue reading

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

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. Taste of the Trail VIII Co-Chairs Lindy Gohmert and Gina Holcomb acknowledge and express their deepest gratitude to all … Continue reading

News Release: “Taste of the Trail VIII” Plans…. Rolling Down The Sendero

The Chisholm Trail Heritage Museum’s eighth biennial fundraiser promises to be a festive night of dining and dancing at the beautiful Bellevue Ranch in DeWitt County. Gina & Paul Holcomb, Jr. and Lindy & Ricky Gohmert, co-chairs of the April 9, 2016 event, proudly announce the theme as “Viva El Vaquero” in recognition and honor … Continue reading

CTHM Welcomes Ron Sitton and His Famous Texas Longhorn ‘Tumbleweed’ for Turkeyfest Parade, Kids’ Event

The Chisholm Trail Heritage Museum proudly welcomes Ron Sitton and his famous longhorn ‘Tumbleweed’ back to Cuero for a one-day-only appearance this Saturday at Turkeyfest 2015! After riding through downtown Cuero as a special part of the Turkeyfest Parade in the morning, the duo can be found in the Turkeyfest kids’ area at Cuero Municipal … Continue reading

Texas Historical Commission Announces Top Award For Cuero Museum

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: CUERO, TEXAS – Mark Wolfe, Executive Director of the Texas Historical Commission, announced this week that the Chisholm Trail Heritage Museum in Cuero is the 2014 recipient of the John L. Nau, III Award of Excellence in Museums. The Nau Award recognizes an individual or institution in the museum field for significant … Continue reading

Cuero’s Chisholm Trail Heritage Museum Hosts Texas Association Of Museums’ Training Series

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: FORT WORTH, TEXAS – Texas Association of Museums (TAM) convened its second annual Capacity-Building Skills Training Series in Cuero at the Chisholm Trail Heritage Museum. TAM chose Cuero as the 2015 gathering point for the museum and cultural community in South Central Texas in part for the town’s relative accessibility and for … Continue reading