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Spring Road Trips: Scenic Drives, the Gulf Coast, Big Bend, and the ‘Eiffel Tower’ Await

Spring Road Trips: Scenic Drives, the Gulf Coast, Big Bend, and the ‘Eiffel Tower’ Await

…to Goldthwaite, home to the Texas Botanical Gardens at Legacy Plaza and Mills County Historical Museum (note, the museum is…

Welcome to South Texas’ House of Immaculate Glass

Welcome to South Texas’ House of Immaculate Glass

craftsmanship. The museum’s floorplan follows a cruciform layout of the Latin cross and is divided into three gallery spaces. Across…

At the Toilet Seat Art Museum in The Colony, You’ll Feel Moved By the Creativity

At the Toilet Seat Art Museum in The Colony, You’ll Feel Moved By the Creativity

The new display room of the entire collection on the second floor of Truck Yard. Photo courtesy of Truck Yard…

Ancient Mosasaur Discovery Has Us Wondering Where Texas Ranks for Fossils

Ancient Mosasaur Discovery Has Us Wondering Where Texas Ranks for Fossils

Paleontologists unearth mosasaur fossils in July. Photo courtesy Perot Museum of Nature and Science. This spring, an amateur fossil hunter…

Spring Road Trips : From Kolaches to the Comanche to the Kings Highway

Spring Road Trips : From Kolaches to the Comanche to the Kings Highway

…that were once part of Comanche domain. Then it’s 16 miles across town to the Kwahadi Museum of the American…

The Wild and Urban Brazos is a River Full of Contradictions

The Wild and Urban Brazos is a River Full of Contradictions

Museum of Natural History, Bryan: This museum features exhibits covering the Brazos Valley’s history back to the Ice Age, including…

History and Ghost Stories Abound at Barber’s—Texas’ Oldest Indie Bookstore

History and Ghost Stories Abound at Barber’s—Texas’ Oldest Indie Bookstore

…presence known with flickering lights, books thrown to the floor, and the sound of booted feet stomping on the stairs…

What’s That Smell? San Antonio Zoo’s Corpse Flower Is Ready To Bloom

What’s That Smell? San Antonio Zoo’s Corpse Flower Is Ready To Bloom

…later, the Houston Museum of Natural Science’s 30-pound flower, which was given the name “Lois,” bloomed right as the museum’s…

Roman Bust Discovered In Texas Dishes On Life As a Famous Antiquity

Roman Bust Discovered In Texas Dishes On Life As a Famous Antiquity

…Palaces, Gardens and Lakes. Photo by Joel Salcido, courtesy San Antonio Museum of Art. Texas Highways has obtained an exclusive…

Museum Masterpieces: Must-see picks

Museum Masterpieces: Must-see picks

Museum Kimbell Art Museum, Fort Worth Among the Kimbell Art Museum’s distinguished and widely varied collection, PR staffer Stefanie Ball…

Find Dinosaur Tracks and Ax-Throwing on a Weekend Getaway to Glen Rose

Find Dinosaur Tracks and Ax-Throwing on a Weekend Getaway to Glen Rose

…Just a block from the Paluxy, Glen Rose’s historic downtown square beckons with local shops, museums, and charming small-town events,…

The National Museum of the Pacific War

The National Museum of the Pacific War

with two other American small towns with nationally known museums: Gettysburg, Pennsylvania (home of Gettysburg National Military Park Museum), and…

The Daytripper Drives a World War II Tank in Uvalde

The Daytripper Drives a World War II Tank in Uvalde

…introduce visitors to the influential history of the area. Briscoe-Garner Museum Despite its small population, this town lays claim to…

Track to the Future: Train Museums

Track to the Future: Train Museums

Fe Railway, and is a working train station as well as a museum. Brownwood The Martin & Frances Lehnis Museum

Can the Sugar Land Space Cowboys Help Houston Embrace Its True Nickname?

Can the Sugar Land Space Cowboys Help Houston Embrace Its True Nickname?

…a palace that sported an entire floor of themed suites, one of which was called the “Celestial.” It was the…

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