Catherine Schulze wedding gown
Free tours will be given of the Irving Heritage House, 303 South O’Connor, on Sunday, September 2 from 3pm-5pm with docent led tours at 3pm and 4pm. In honor of the 1936 wedding of Charles and Catherine Schulze, Catherine’s wedding gown and bridesmaids’ dresses will be featured in the bridal gown display during the monthly tour. Built in 1912 by C. P. Schulze, brother of one of Irving’s co-founders, this restored pioneer home has been designated as a Recorded Texas Historic Landmark.
Mary’s Playhouse in the back garden area will also be open for tours during that time. Many toys of the Schulze children as well as vintage items are displayed in what was originally built in 1920 as a chicken coop. Families are encourage to visit.
Guests on September 2 will receive a complimentary copy of the Irving history book “Rails to Wings” by Norma Stanton.
For more information visit www.irvingheritage.com or call 972-252-3838. Group tours may also be arranged at alternate times.