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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…

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

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

…pig-in-a-blanket. Another popular place, one Gary McKee, the publisher of Texas Polka News prefers for their pigs, is at Lukas…

A Caribbean Native Finds a Connection to Home in Corpus Christi

A Caribbean Native Finds a Connection to Home in Corpus Christi

…of waves. Austin has much to offer—diversity, great food, museums, bookstores, a storied music scene—but it’s a landlocked city. Places…

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

…historical novel about a murder that took place in East Texas in 1877. Since the book’s release in early April,…

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…

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

…you’re separated from it. If it’s antiquity, it’s probably in a museum. To see this rock art in the place

10 Facts About the Texas State Flag

10 Facts About the Texas State Flag

…and half of U.S. state flags had average scores less than four. Texas came in second place just behind New…

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…

Step Back In Time At El Paso’s Gardner Hotel As It Celebrates 100 Years

Step Back In Time At El Paso’s Gardner Hotel As It Celebrates 100 Years

…and Hostel Travelers entering the Gardner for the first time could understandably mistake it for a museum. Steps from the…

A Coastal Charmer—Rockport

A Coastal Charmer—Rockport

…Maritime Museum, water-related things still dominate Mindy’s life. “The museum has a wealth of interesting information about the maritime 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…

Marfa Film Shop Revives the Art of Film Photography in West Texas

Marfa Film Shop Revives the Art of Film Photography in West Texas

…think it was a bit of luck and being in the right place at the right time.” The shop’s name…

Fort Worth: How Now, Cowtown?

Fort Worth: How Now, Cowtown?

…structure made of nearly one hundred 500-pound-glass panels, which functions as the museum entrance. 2 Museum Place, a development facing…

Houston Play-Date

Houston Play-Date

…hot day. The Health Museum Behind the Children’s Museum stands The Health Museum, also known as the John P. McGovern…

Minimalism to the Max in Marfa

Minimalism to the Max in Marfa

…Donald Judd: Selected Works 1960-1991 (Museum of Modern Art, Saitama and Museum of Modern Art, Shiga, 1999); Art in the…

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