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

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

…destination for Quanah Parker before and after capture. Roaring Springs, about 10 miles south on SH 70 on the South

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

…first port, is 14 miles south on State Highway 316. Continue south on SH 35 for 18 miles to Tivoli…

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…

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

Rivers course through the history of Glen Rose. Settled in 1849 by brothers Charles and George Barnard, this settlement in…

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…

Where Does the Texas Hill Country Actually End?

Where Does the Texas Hill Country Actually End?

…petrified 113-million-year-old footsteps of dinosaurs.1629 Park Road 59.254-897-4588; tpwd.texas.gov/state-parks/dinosaur-valley Billy the Kid Museum – Hico The museum displays Old West…

A Caribbean Native Finds a Connection to Home in Corpus Christi

A Caribbean Native Finds a Connection to Home in Corpus Christi

…and attractions including the USS Lexington Museum, South Texas Botanical Gardens & Nature Center, and Texas State Aquarium all serve…

The Hill Country Legacy of Old Tunnel State Park

The Hill Country Legacy of Old Tunnel State Park

…to raise money and lobby railroad companies, says Hugh Hemphill, historian for the Texas Transportation Museum in San Antonio. Subscribe…

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…

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

…Rothschild with her murder. Hadlock’s fascination with the crime has its own history. It began on a 1992 visit to…

The Battle Between Two Lizards In Texas Is a Win for UT Arlington Biologists

The Battle Between Two Lizards In Texas Is a Win for UT Arlington Biologists

…streams of evidence, Frishkoff says. Historical and museum data has helped establish places where prairie lizards were once common. Murray…

Track to the Future: Train Museums

Track to the Future: Train Museums

At the Museum of the American Railroad in Dallas, dozens of locomotives and train cars illustrate railroading history. This 1967…

Fort Worth: How Now, Cowtown?

Fort Worth: How Now, Cowtown?

…Innovation Studios; the Fort Worth History Gallery, telling Cowtown’s story since the 1870s; the Cattle Raisers Museum, detailing the history

Land of Big Sam

Land of Big Sam

…Houston Ave., 936/294-1832; www.samhouston.memorial.museum. Texas Prison Museum, 491 Texas 75 N., exit 118 off I-45, 936/295-2155; www.txprisonmuseum.org. Oakwood Cemetery and…

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