Pioneer Farms

At Pioneer Farms, you’ll find five themed, restored historic areas to explore: an 1841 Tonkawa Encampment, an 1868 German Emigrant Farm, an 1873 Texian Farm, an 1887 Cotton Planter’s Farm and an 1899 Sprinkle Corner rural village. In each area you can see and smell Texas history first-hand. An historic blacksmith shop and a carpentry shop staffed by working artisans demonstrate trades on the Lone Star frontier. Explore more than 90 beautiful, wooded acres and discover exciting, memorable ways to experience Texas’ past with your family. Don’t miss the Scarborough Barn where you can get up close with your favorite farm animal friends!

location

10621 Pioneer Farms Drive (map)

hours

Open to the public Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays, 10-5. Open by reservation for guided programs, Monday- Thursday.

admissions

General admission prices are $8 for adults, and $6 for youth and seniors. Admission for groups of 15 or more is $5 each. Admission prices for special events are higher. Please pay admission in the General Store by the front gate. We accept cash, checks , and major credit cards.

phone

512.837.1215

website

www.pioneerfarms.org/

upcoming events

March 23, 2019 | 10:00 a.m.

Spring Stampede

March 23rd, 10:00 - 5:00 Join Pioneer Farms for a day of good ole' fashioned fun! Make memories while learning about days gone by. Live music, dancing, games, and activities-- great for the whole family. Live music 11-4 at the Dance Hall 11:00- 11:45 Celtaire 12:00- 12:45 String Pioneers 1:00 - 1:45 String Pioneers 2:00 - 2:45 Celtaire 3:00 - 4:00 Jesse White Juba at the Jourdan Homestead 1:00- 2:00 Explore the past with hands-on activities! - Dress up like a Pioneer for one-of-a-kind photo shoot! - See how the Tonkawa made stone tools. - Learn how to weave on your own take-home loom. - Play games like a Pioneer kids did! - Step into the life a frontier surveyor.

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