For the 2023 season, Fort Croghan will be open
Spring Break, Monday, March 13 to Saturday, March 18 from 10am to 4pm.
Regular Season: April 6 to October 14, we will be open Thursday, Friday, and Saturday from 10am to 4pm.
October 14- Fort Croghan Day
December 9- Christmas at Fort Croghan
Admission is free,
donations are appreciated!
Step back into Frontier Texas circa 1850
Burnet County Heritage Society at a Glance
Our vision- Connecting the past with the present and the future
The Burnet County Heritage Society is the caretaker of Fort Croghan, an early United States military fort from 1849-1852 that protected the pioneers on the frontier. Our mission is to preserve and promote Burnet County history. We host living history days including Fort Croghan Day in October and Christmas at Fort Croghan in December.
Admission is FREE
"If you want to understand today, you have to search yesterday."
Next BCHS Meeting
BCHS meets on the second Tuesday of every month at 2pm at the Herman brown Free Library in Burnet.
The remaining meetings for 2023 are scheduled as follows:
March 14, 2023 at Fort Croghan at 2pm
April 11, 2023
May 9, 2023
June 13, 2023
July 11, 2023
August 8, 2023
September 12, 2023
October 10, 2023
November 14, 2023
December 12, 2023
Interested in joining BCHS? Dues are $10 a year. Send them to: BCHS, PO Box 74, Burnet, TX 78611.