Groundbreaking for Pioneer Cabin Park!

February 25, 2016 Planning began more than a decade ago for an outdoor log cabin exhibit where visitors can see what the lives of early Texans looked like.  Now the Doss Heritage and Culture Center celebrates the groundbreaking of its Pioneer Cabin Park in a historic park located behind the current museum located at 1400 Texas Drive in Weatherford.  The event began at 3 p.m. on Thursday afternoon, February 25 and the public was invited to share in this important milestone.  The event was free of charge and refreshments were provided along with information about the cabin project and a special exhibit on log cabins inside the museum. Speakers for the event included: Dean Hungage – managing director of the Doss Heritage and Culture Center Ann Saunders – longtime board member of the Doss Dorothy Doss – namesake and board member emeritus Dave Deison – Doss board member Joe Tison – Civic Development Chairman and former mayor of Weatherford The Hon. Mark Riley – Parker County...
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New Hours! FREE Admission!

  As you may have guessed, we have a new logo and are so excited to share it with you, our valuable members and supporters! In addition to the new look, we will no longer be charging an admission fee and have changed our hours, closing on Sundays and will remain open later from 10am-8pm on Thursdays. This is just a preview of the exciting changes taking place at The Doss. Whether it's been a day or a year since you've visited us we would love to see you come in to the museum or visit us on line and be a part of living our legacy! New Hours of Admission Tuesday-Saturday        10am-5pm Thursdays                   10am-8pm Sunday-Monday           Closed Beginning in March 2015 we will offer Free General Admission to the public ...
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2015 Log Cabin Concert Series

Tickets are on sale now for the Log Cabin Concert Series. All proceeds from the concerts go toward bringing the Log Cabins of Parker County to the DHCC to be restored and preserved for generations to come. For more information and ticket pricing please visit the Log Cabin Concert Series Tab. ...
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33rd Annual Candlelight Tour of Homes

Tickets are available at the DHCC for the 33rd Annual Parker County Heritage Society Candlelight Tour of Homes December 13th, 2014 2pm-8pm Adult tickets - $12.00 Child Tickets - $6.00   See the DHCC's newest exhibit, The Art of Homer Norris during the Candlelight Tour. Artist Homer Norris will be at the Doss from 3pm-5pm to meet visitors and talk about his art! Hope to see you there....
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Share Your Story! DHCC collecting oral histories and artifacts for an upcoming exhibit on the Weatherford town square.

This summer the DHCC plans to open an exhibit featuring artifacts and stories that share the history of the Weatherford town square. We want to get the community involved on this project and are inviting you to share your stories with us. If you have a memory you would like to share please contact Amanda Rush at (817)599-6168 or amanda.rush@dosscenter.org...
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Own a limited edition Glenda Green Giclee Today!

Come and visit our latest exhibition Gardens of Our Heart: The Art of Glenda Green and take advantage of this limited time opportunity to purchase one of Glenda Green's limited edition giclees! What is a Giclée? The art of fine art printing has hit a high-water mark with the advent of the revolutionary Giclée (zhee-clay) printing process.  This type of art reproduction is quickly becoming the new standard in the art industry, and is widely embraced for its quality by major museums, galleries, publishers, and artists.  A Giclée Print is the closest duplication of an original artwork that is technically possible.   A Giclée print can provide a realistic, affordable, and aesthetically pleasing representation of the original work of art.  Limited editions of giclees creations, are true investments and have escalated in value as the edition sells out, and for years into the future.  Therefore, a limited edition signed and numbered giclee is an heirloom collectable that can be returned to an aftermarket just as...
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Date and Artists Named for 2nd Annual Western Art Show and Sale!

Save the Date for November 8th, 2013 The Doss Heritage and Culture Center is proud to announce the artists for our Second Annual Western Art Show and Sale benefitting the Doss Heritage and Culture Center. Bruce Green George Hallmark Jason Scull Mark Haworth Martin Grelle Mary Ross Buchholz Paul Moore Sherry Harrington Teal Blake Tony Eubanks Tyler Crow Jeff Gottfried The evening will begin with dinner provided by Copper Creek of Weatherford, Texas and the show and sale of each of the artists work will follow. For more information please contact the Doss Heritage and Culture Center at 817-599-6168...
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