Handmade in Oaxaca

A Study Tour

March 7-14 (seven-day tour) or March 9-14 (five-day tour)

This spring the Houston Seminar will offer a tour of Oaxaca, one of Mexico’s finest colonial cities. We will visit nearby artisan’s villages where ancient traditions of handicrafts are still practiced. Tours of architectural and archeological sites are also included.

Note: Separate registration required.
Option A: March 7-14 (seven nights, six days), $2,450
Option B: March 9-14 (five nights, four days), $2,025
Enrollment limited to 21 participants. Participants must sign a waiver of liability. For tour details and registration form, call or fax 713-666-9000 or email



Fall 2018 brochures are being delivered! 

Registration is now open. You may register online, by mail, or by phone with a credit card. 


The interest list for the fall and spring study tours is also now open. If you are interested in traveling with the Houston Seminar to Natchez in the fall of 2018 or Virginia in the spring of 2019, please call the registrar at 713.666.9000 to place your name on a list. Please see Terms and Conditions for "travel list" policy.


Please note a date in the Mid-term Elections course has changed from that published in the brochure. The course will meet the first two Mondays, October 29 and November 5 as planned, but will meet Tuesday, November 13 instead of Monday, November 12. 


Have a great summer. We look forward to seeing you this fall!


For additional information about any of our courses, to register offline, or to add your name to our mailing and/or email lists, please contact our adminstrator at  or phone 713.666.9000.