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20th Annual Liendo Plantation Civil War Weekend

38653 Wyatt Chapel Rd -- Hempstead, Texas 77445
 
November Cultural Event Since 2009 Event Website Map Link

The 20th Annual Civil War Weekend at Liendo Plantation and living history event held on the weekend BEFORE Thanksgiving. The Liendo mansion was completed in 1853, the surrounding property became one of Texas' earliest & most successful cotton plantations. Liendo remained a location of activity during the American Civil War when it served as a Cavalry & Infantry training camp site, an internment camp & even a hospital.

Following the war, General George Custer & his men camped on the grounds for several months.

Liendo is now recognized as a State & National historic landmark continuing to preserve & share Texas & America's history.

Join us for an up close & personal look at the life and times of America during the 1860's.

November 22-24, 2019 at the Historic Liendo Plantation, Hempstead, Texas Friday (School Day) 9am-4pm Saturday 9am-5pm Sunday 9am-4pm

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