Families are invited to art workshops, games, performances, and more during this afternoon of fun presented jointly by Rienzi and Bayou Bend. Complimentary transportation between the two house museums is provided. Refreshments are served​.

At Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens, celebrate the season with activities that explore fall and harvest traditions.

At Rienzi, learn about the symbols of European monarchs. Art-making and storytime highlight the images and tales behind the family crests, coats of arms, and other signs of kings and queens throughout Rienzi’s collection.

This event is free! Drop in to participate. Last admission is at 4:30 p.m.


Education programs at Bayou Bend receive generous funding from Landry’s, Inc.; Laura and John Arnold; Sharon G. Dies; the Powell Foundation; Mitra Mujica-Margolis and Michael Margolis; Houston Junior Woman's Club; Mr. William J. Hill; Susan Vaughan Foundation; Frost Bank; Carolyn Frost Keenan; Silver Eagle Distributors, L.P.; Ann and John Bookout; Ralph H. and Ruth J. McCullough Foundation; Mrs. Denise D. Monteleone; William A. and Madeline Smith Charitable Trust; and additional donors.

The education programs also receive endowment income from funds provided by Mr. and Mrs. A. L. Ballard and Mr. and Mrs. Charles W. Tate.

Education programs at Rienzi receive generous funding from the Sterling-Turner Foundation; Alkek and Williams Foundation; the Carroll Sterling and Harris Masterson III Endowment; and the Caroline Wiess Law Endowment for Rienzi.