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Polka Music? Czech! Kolaches? Czech! Get Ready for Slavnost in La Grange

Polka Music? Czech! Kolaches? Czech! Get Ready for Slavnost in La Grange

…Cultural Center. For a long time, Czech influences on Texas culture have been overlooked, often overshadowed by the history and…

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

…have something rare and special simply because the environment happened to be just right for their preservation, but time is…

The History of Glen Rose Can Be Told Through Its Prehistoric Petrified Wood

The History of Glen Rose Can Be Told Through Its Prehistoric Petrified Wood

…a preservation-minded resident. According to Ann Carver, vice chair of the Glen Rose Preservation Board, the new owner, who was…

Go Wild for New Texas Nature Documentary Narrated by Matthew McConaughey

Go Wild for New Texas Nature Documentary Narrated by Matthew McConaughey

Courtesy Fin and Fur Films Watch out, David Attenborough. As we see in Texas’ first feature length natural history film,…

Roma Bluffs Birding Center Draws birders and history buffs

Roma Bluffs Birding Center Draws birders and history buffs

…abundance of birds and other wildlife, but also this unique setting of a community rich in history with a beautiful…

Tyler Made

Tyler Made

history!” Year round, the 1878 McClendon House presents refined architecture and history. One family—descendants of Texas State Supreme Court justice…

True, Texas: What is it? Where is it?

True, Texas: What is it? Where is it?

…wilderness … ,” writes former U.S. Congressman and preservationist Michael Andrews in Historic Texas Courthouses (Bright Sky Press, 2006). And…

The Fruits of a Flood: The Canyon Lake Gorge

The Fruits of a Flood: The Canyon Lake Gorge

…matter of hours in July 2002, flooding rains unearthed eons of history beneath a swath of Hill Country landscape near…

And the Dance Goes On

And the Dance Goes On

…of the dance hall, finds the family aspect especially fascinating. Dean is cofounder of the nonprofit Texas Dance Hall Preservation

Museum Masterpieces: Must-see picks

Museum Masterpieces: Must-see picks

…and is a great example of Donald Judd’s interest in preservation and the history of the land.” —Ann Marie Nafziger,…

There’s More to Muenster

There’s More to Muenster

preservation of local history. The German sausage platter—bratwurst and other German sausage, sauerkraut, and rye bread, plus homemade German potato…

I ‘Heart’ Beaumont

I ‘Heart’ Beaumont

…I learned that the Big Thicket National Preserve had just received the largest land donation in its history—a 6,600-acre addition…

Inside These Walls: A Personal Reflection on the Alamo

Inside These Walls: A Personal Reflection on the Alamo

…owns these blocks, and part of the Alamo’s history now lies buried under the rubble of a thousand jackhammers. Badly…

We are Marshall

We are Marshall

…lawyers—has also proved economically beneficial for the town. Marshall continues to grow, while still embracing its history, according to Donna…

Minimalism to the Max in Marfa

Minimalism to the Max in Marfa

…Judd began his career as an art history student in New York City, writing monthly art reviews, slowly clarifying and…

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