Welcome to the Irving Heritage Society
Due to the Covid-19 and with concern for our community’s health, the Irving Heritage Society has cancelled all meetings and events scheduled for April and May, 2020. This includes all Celebrating Irving activities including Irving Trivia, the April 14 Honoring Mayors of Irving program, April and May Heritage House tours, plus the May 3 ice cream social and general meeting. The 16th annual fish fry will be rescheduled for fall with a date to be determined later.
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We will continue to assess the situation and make any future adjustments when necessary.
Learn about the Society and its activities.
Learn about the history of the City of Irving and also the Heritage House.
Learn about the history of the Irving Independent School District.
A historical look into Irving schools.
Future Society activities.
A list of current officers, directors, and committee chairs
Application for membership as well as a list of former presidents.
Make a donation or pay membership dues
Links to other Internet sites in Irving and those with a relation to history.
Heritage Society’s vision:
A diverse community that values its past, celebrates its present, & embraces its future.
The Irving Heritage Society is a vibrant, intergenerational volunteer organization that:
ADVOCATES historic preservation
EDUCATES the community
on its heritage
PRESERVES and accumulates
Offers elected via ZOOM
Sunday, May 17.
In a first for the Irving Heritage Society, new officers were elected and installed via a Zoom meeting. READ MORE
Heritage House is open for tours on the first Sunday from 3pm-5pm
In conjunction with the national Smithsonian Museum Day on Saturday, September 24, the Irving Heritage House will be open for free tours from 1pm – 4pm. Located at 303 South O’Connor, the Heritage House is a Recorded Texas Historic Landmark. It was built in 1912 as the home of C.P. Schulze. Call 972-252-3838 for more information.
ICTN Four-Minute Video of the 100th Anniversary of Society’s Valentine Tea
VIDEO— Click on the symbol in the lower right corner just below the small screen to watch it full-screen.It states that “Irving’s Heritage House is now 100 years old. The Heritage Society has a number of special events planned to mark that anniversary. This tea took visitors on a trip back in time.” The video contains many comments by Society members.
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Pictorial History Book and Centennial Cookbook for Sale
“Irving, Texas, From Rails to Wings, 1903-2003” by Norma Stanton and "Irving, Texas, Centennial, 1903-2003, Cookbook and Family Histories" by Helen Ogden Widener is available from the Society. HOW YOU CAN BUY THESE BOOKS!
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