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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

…and seafood to go, stop at Miller’s or bayside at Captain John’s, which offers a sweet view. Historic Indianola, Texas’…

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,…

Shumla Treks Offer a Revealing Look at the Ancient Rock Art of Southwest Texas

Shumla Treks Offer a Revealing Look at the Ancient Rock Art of Southwest Texas

…a remote section of Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site, bordering the Rio Grande in Southwest Texas. The hikers…

13 Things to Do Along the Texas Coast

13 Things to Do Along the Texas Coast

…in Galveston and USS Lexington in Corpus Christi offer tours and other experiences. ­battleshiptexas.org; galvestonhistory.org; usslexington.com   2 Shell By…

The Spirit of Diamond Bessie Lives On In New Novel Inspired By Jefferson’s Famous Murder Trial

The Spirit of Diamond Bessie Lives On In New Novel Inspired By Jefferson’s Famous Murder Trial

grew into legend. Hadlock’s appearance takes place during the weekend of Jefferson’s 75th annual Historical Pilgrimage, which along with historic

Tyler Made

Tyler Made

…at 800/235-5712. The 31st annual Historic Tyler on Tour (tour of historic homes) takes place Mar. 25-27, 2011. Call Historic

Boerne’s Hill Country Charm and Texas-German Heritage Fuel a Weekend of Fun

Boerne’s Hill Country Charm and Texas-German Heritage Fuel a Weekend of Fun

…the town’s annual festivals, restaurants, and restored historic buildings lining Main Street. Subscribe to Texas Highways San Antonio 30 minutes…

Suburban Renewal: McKinney

Suburban Renewal: McKinney

…afternoon in McKinney’s downtown historic district, a guitar player is picking out a tune in the shadow of Collin County’s…

Hunting for Haunted Galveston

Hunting for Haunted Galveston

Historical Foundation, which manages the house, hosts Haunted History Ghost Hunts in October. Jami Durham, the foundation’s manager of historic

Trip to Bountiful: Texas Highways Wildflower Drives

Trip to Bountiful: Texas Highways Wildflower Drives

…in San Saba County. (Photo by Richard Reynolds) If you’re in no hurry, visit Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site, home of…

Roma Bluffs Birding Center Draws birders and history buffs

Roma Bluffs Birding Center Draws birders and history buffs

…walking tours of the historic district led by local volunteers. We want people to know about the historical and cultural…

Rest in Peace: Grave Sites of Famous Texans

Rest in Peace: Grave Sites of Famous Texans

…Pedernales River on his ranch, today the LBJ National Historical Park. “I come down here almost every evening when I’m…

Absolutely Uncertain

Absolutely Uncertain

…great, and the sightseeing even better. Longtime Uncertain resident Billy Carter, who runs excursions with an outfit called Go-Devil Tours,…

Whirring Dervishes

Whirring Dervishes

…showing up along the Texas Gulf Coast from points north and east. This historic staging area becomes the stopping place…

A Stitch in Time

A Stitch in Time

Historic Foundation properties are open for tours again. As Dwayne Jones explains, “We have shifted our priorities somewhat after the…

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