Riding the Range- A look at the Tack used by olde time Texans
Jul 21, 2012
from 11:00 AM to 03:00 PM
|Where||Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site|
|Contact Phone||(936) 878-2214|
Visit us this July 21 as we look at the tools and techniques used to tame and harness various animals. We will look at how the tack gear was constructed and how its design was adjust for different animals. Imagine the difficulty our ancestors would have faced ahd they not been able to harness the might of the animal population.
Presentations will be given at 11:00 AM, 1:00 PM, and 3:00 PM. The presentation will last approximately 30-45 minutes and will meet at the Visitors’ Center. Please be sure to arrive 5-10 minutes early. Please dress appropriately for the season as the presentation will take place in a period setting. All Visitors are welcome but small children must be accompanied by an adult. Ticket prices are: (ADULT) $5.00; (STUDENT) $3.00; FREE to children 6 and under. FREE to Texas State Park annual pass holders. Accessible for the mobility impaired. For additional details please call the Visitors’ Center at 936.878.2214 ext. 224 Ask for Scott.