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Eddie Durham Park


  1. ADA Accessible
  2. Benches
  3. Picnic Shelters
  4. Picnic Tables
  5. Xylophones


  • .3 acres 

Rules & Guidelines

All park rules must be followed. 

If you are interested in hosting a special event at this park, please visit our Open Public Events page. 

Historical Facts:

Eddie Durham was born on August 19, 1906. He was a local San Marcos resident and pioneer of the electric guitar in jazz music. He was also a trombonist, composer, and arranger for the orchestras of Bennie Moten, Jimmie Lunceford, and Count Basie. He died on March 6, 1987.    

Additional Information:

The Calaboose African American History Museum and Cephas House are both located within Eddie Durham Park. For more information on these facilities, please contact the Calaboose African American History Museum.