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A letter from our Executive Director and President, Melissa Prycer: September isn’t just back to school—it’s back to the Village! Gates open again, welcoming visitors after closing to the public

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The More You Learn…

Alex Sniffen was our other intern over the summer, and while he technically worked for the Education Department, he could be found helping out in all kinds of places at

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What do you want to do?

As the school year ears, our summer intern Sarah is returning her final semester. She wanted to leave us with a few words of her internship experience. Here she is,

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Shopping for the Village

Today is August 1st which also means it is the first day that Dallas Heritage Village is closed for the rest of the summer. This past summer was wonderful with

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A simple good-bye letter

A letter from Elizabeth, our Guest Services Representative, as she prepares to leave for graduate school in August. July 25, 2014 Dear Dallas Heritage Village Visitors, Volunteers, and Staff, You

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In the Heart of the Cedars

In 1876, J. J. Eakin gave our fair city a parcel of land which soon became City Park. It was Dallas’ first park, and soon, a lovely neighborhood grew up

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We want to be Framed

At Dallas Heritage Village we are not short on picturesque buildings and many times these architectural beauties are the appropriate focus of countless photos, both ours and visitors alike. Yet,

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Museum-ing in the Rain

As a living history museum, a large portion of our space is outdoors. That means when the lovely Texas weather is unbearably hot or frigidly cold, it is often a

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