Fun in the Historical Park

Sailing Through Summer Cell Phone Photo

June 25 – August 31

Looking for an unforgettable cell phone opportunity?   A kid's life-sized sail boat will be in Mary's Garden.  If you snap a picture, we ask that you use #fbhistoricalpark and share on social media.

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Stop by the General Store to see the 4th of July display featuring merchandise and decorations you could have purchased for your Roaring 20s patriotic party! 

Tours daily at 2:30 pm

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Scavenger Hunt

Sunday, July 29 (history)
Sunday, August 26 (nature)

1 - 4 pm (come & go)

Up for a little family friendly competition? If so, try your hand at the Historical Park’s scavenger hunt. Bragging rights will be awarded to the
family member with the fastest time.


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Chalk the Park 

Sunday, August 5

1 - 4 pm (come & go)  •  main pathway, in front of General Store

Is there a budding artist in the family?   Have them leave their mark in chalk at the Historical Park. Chalk provided.


bird watching

Summer Bird Walk

Saturday, August 18
Register here

9 - 10 am •  Historical Park parking lot

Join the Farmers Branch Historical Park for an all-ages Bird Walk. The Bird Walk will be especially great for younger bird enthusiasts and kids of all ages. Guests are invited to bring binoculars, but are discouraged from bringing pets.


but pre-registration is required.


Geocache at the Park

Saturday, August 18

1 – 4 pm (come & go)

Help the Historical Park celebrate International Geochacing Day!
See if you can find all the new caches in the Park.