Explore the oldest and most historic cemetery in Galveston on a guided walking tour. Broadway Cemetery is where many well-known citizens of Galveston and Texas are laid to rest. Hear stories about Galveston’s famous, and infamous, former residents. Your tour includes bus transport to Galveston and lunch at Gaido’s, one of Galveston’s oldest restaurants.
Lunar New Year celebrations in China run for weeks with special meals prescribed for particular days of the cycle. An important aspect of festivities is ritual visits to family members. A bus tour to a market introduces you to ingredients that will be used in the “feast of the gathering of families.” A jubilant dinner of commemoration held at Fung’s Kitchen after the tour celebrates the start of the Year of the Rat. Grab a red envelope and join the festivities.
The year 2020 is the 100th anniversary of women winning the right to vote. How did that battle play out in Houston? Renowned Houston historian, Betty Chapman, returns to our Heritage Excursions to lead us on another tour about Houston women and their 75-year fight to achieve full equality as citizens.
What happens when ancient ideas meet modern life?
How did new Chinese immigrants on the Gulf Coast honor their ancestors?