Grand Opening of “Comanche Nation” Exhibit

//Grand Opening of “Comanche Nation” Exhibit

Grand Opening of “Comanche Nation” Exhibit

Preserve Granbury is proud to bring a special exhibit, “Comanche Nation: The Story of Quanah and Cynthia Ann Parker,” to the Langdon Center from Oct. 26 through Dec. 18. The exhibit will be open Mondays through Fridays from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Admission is free.

You’re invited to a reception celebrating the grand opening of the exhibit on Saturday, Oct. 26, from 6 to 9 p.m.at the Gordon House in the Langdon Centerduring Granbury’s Last Saturday Gallery Night.

Quanah-Ricks image-PFeaturing rarely seen photos, the exhibit tells the story of Cynthia Ann and Quanah Parker, “A Woman of Two Worlds and a Man in Two Worlds.” It seeks to educate visitors about Comanche heritage through the interwoven tales of their lives.

Preserve Granbury is partnering with the Texas Lakes Trail Region, the City of Granbury and its Dora Lee Langdon Cultural and Educational Center, and Tarleton State University to bring this special exhibit to Granbury.

Representatives of the Lakes Trail Region who put together the exhibit will be at the opening reception to share their knowledge of Comanche heritage and culture and answer questions.

Watch for more information on some fascinating educational programs and lectures we will be offering during the time the exhibit is in Granbury.

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