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10 Facts About the Texas State Flag

10 Facts About the Texas State Flag

…to the Republic of the Rio Grande Museum. The flag has a similar layout to the Texas state flag, with…

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…

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…

Inside These Walls: A Personal Reflection on the Alamo

Inside These Walls: A Personal Reflection on the Alamo

…Along the Alamo’s west wall, sidewalk hawkers now yell at tourists to come inside the Guinness World Records Museum and…

Trip to Bountiful: Texas Highways Wildflower Drives

Trip to Bountiful: Texas Highways Wildflower Drives

…the Star of the Republic Museum and Barrington Living History Farm. However, be forewarned. You’d need an entire day to…

Rest in Peace: Grave Sites of Famous Texans

Rest in Peace: Grave Sites of Famous Texans

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. All who appreciate not only remembering but seeing the Alamo might well pay respects at…

And the Dance Goes On

And the Dance Goes On

…Marker that reads, “In 1838, the Republic of Texas Congress voted to buy this land and the adjoining [league] as…

Still Waters Run Deep

Still Waters Run Deep

…of entry for volunteers and as a training camp. When the war ended and the Republic was organized into counties,…

Texas by Bus:

Texas by Bus:

…place therein starting with the inception of the Republic. Nearby, the Dr Pepper Museum, set in the 1906 building that…

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