Bayou Bend Candlelight Tour

“American Heritage Collection In Mansion built 1927 by William Clifford and Mike Hogg, children of first Texan Governor James Stephen Hogg and his wife Sarah Stinson.” – State Historical Survey Committee

To read more on history of the mansion: www.mfah.org, www.wikipedia.org

It’s a lovely 14-acre estate. We only got to view the first floor; will definitely want to come back in spring and see the gardens. My favorite room is the Gold Room (that’s what I named it), the walls are gold leafing on canvas with painted azaleas and butterflies.