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14th Annual Pioneer Days
Tuesday, January 03, 2017
14th Annual Pioneer Days**Free Event** November 17th, 18th, 19th, 2017 8am to 6pm each day Come and experience life in.... More
2017 Market Days at CTOM, April through October
Sunday, June 04, 2017
Join us for Market Days, April through October! On the 4th Saturday of the month, JCHS hosts a vendors market.... More
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02/22/20
GPS: N32* 19.379' W097* 26.947' Please remember:***We are on the west bank of Lake Pat Cleburne right along Hwy 67 just one mile west of Texas Health Hospital!*** 101 Chisholm Trail, Cleburne, 76033. We are right along Hwy 67 outside of town. HOURS: Jan 1 to Feb 28-WINTER HOURS Saturdays 10am to 5pm and Sundays 1pm to 5pm. Mar 1.... Read More
Winter/Regular Hours
12/01/19
Winter Hours December/January/February: Open Saturdays and Sundays only. Saturdays 10am-5pm Sundays 1pm-5pm. Closed Mon/Tue/Wed/Thur/Fri Closed Christmas Day, New Year's Day. *********************************** Regular Hours March through November: Open Thur/Fri/Sat from 10am to 5pm Open Sundays from 1pm to 5pm Closed Mon/Tue/Wed Closed Easter Sunday. Closed Thanksgiving Day and the day after Thanksgiving. .... Read More
2017 Passing of 'Quiet Dove'
05/06/17
With great sadness, we announce the passing of Quiet Dove on May 5th. She was a regular at the Chisholm Trail Outdoor Museum, the Big Bear Native American Museum and a stabilizing figure at our annual Pioneer Days. We will miss her smile, her willingness to help out and the warmth of her heart. .... Read More
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Chisholm Trail Marker - Wardville Courthouse
The Wardville Courthouse was the first county seat of Johnson County, chosen in August 1854, and located on an 80 acre donation from William O'Neal. Named for Thomas William Ward (1807-72), a Republic of Texas soldier and second commissioner of.... Read More
Did you know?
By 1870 thousands of Texas Longhorn cattle were being driven over the Chisholm Trail to the Union Pacific (later the Kansas Pacific) Railroad shipping center at Abilene. By 1871 as many as 5,000 cowboys were often paid off during a single day. Abilene became known as a rough town in the Old West.

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