2017 Press & Events



LBJ Museum Slates Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony Dec. 6

Children enjoy a visit with Santa Claus at the 2016 Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony at the LBJ Museum of San Marcos. Children from Bonham Pre-Kindergarten School will help Mayor John Thomaides – with a surprise …

LBJ Museum Fall Lecture Features Elizabeth Christian

The Lyndon Baines Johnson Museum of San Marcos will host its Fall Lecture on Thursday, Oct. 5, with guest speaker Elizabeth Christian, president of the Lyndon Baines Johnson Foundation and daughter of George Christian, President Johnson’s last press secretary. “Leadership, Humanity, Persistence: Hallmarks of the 36th President” is the subject of Christian’s talk. Her father …


TxState, LBJ Museum Co-sponsor ‘Dialogues for Activism’ in June

The LBJ Museum of San Marcos and Texas State University will co-sponsor a free series of “Dialogues on Activism” with activists, scholars, and community, state and national leaders offering front-line reflections on motives and methods for social change…

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15th Annual LBJ Museum of San Marcos Golf Tournament – Ted Breihan Open

If you are interested in being a sponsor or fielding a team in this year’s tournament, please feel free to contact our museum manager, Rafael Garcia at 512-353-3300.


Filmmaker to Show Jack C. Hays Documentary At LBJ Museum Spring Lecture on March 30

His bronze statue astride a rearing horse is one of the highlights of the historic Courthouse Square in San Marcos. A fast-growing Central Texas county of 680 square miles is his namesake. A school district and high school are named for him, too. But how many people know the true story of early Texas Ranger …