Search results for "historic-streetcars/"

The Texas State Railroad Powers the Small Town of Rusk

The Texas State Railroad Powers the Small Town of Rusk

…a movie. Inside, it has pictures on the walls of the different engines, plus some historical photos. It also has…

Port Aransas Bids Adieu to a Favorite Fishing Outfitter as Locals Seek to Balance Growth and Preservation

Port Aransas Bids Adieu to a Favorite Fishing Outfitter as Locals Seek to Balance Growth and Preservation

…resort golf cart rentals. Numerous commercial projects in historic Old Town—once so open that a small plane could land in…

The Daytripper Drives a World War II Tank in Uvalde

The Daytripper Drives a World War II Tank in Uvalde

…into the side of a hill. The owners preserve an armory of historic tanks, artillery, and guns on display. Interacting…

10 Facts About the Texas State Flag

10 Facts About the Texas State Flag

…containing three white stars.   5. Find Historic Flags on Display In the Texas Capitol, the original Battle Flag of…

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

A Hitchcock Native Preserves the Diverse History of the Texas Gulf Coast

A Hitchcock Native Preserves the Diverse History of the Texas Gulf Coast

…heritage, including fundraising for the Absolute Equality mural in Galveston. An advistor to the National Trust for Historic Preservation, Collins…

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

The historic Gardner quaintly sits on a street corner in the heart of downtown El Paso. Photo courtesy Gardner Hotel…

Nice N Easy Serves Craft Beer and Wine in One of Johnson City’s Oldest Buildings

Nice N Easy Serves Craft Beer and Wine in One of Johnson City’s Oldest Buildings

Historical accounts suggest a preteen LBJ sipped on “medicinal” wine at the site of the Nice N Easy building. Gunslingers…

Meow Wolf Announces Plans for Texas Expansion in Grapevine and Houston

Meow Wolf Announces Plans for Texas Expansion in Grapevine and Houston

…in H-Town’s historic Fifth Ward. “Texas is one of largest and most diverse states in the country with a vibrant…

Traces of Texas’ Throwback Thursday: Quanah Parker and Three of His Wives

Traces of Texas’ Throwback Thursday: Quanah Parker and Three of His Wives

…forever. It was in bad shape already when a 2015 storm caused severe damage. The National Trust for Historic Preservation…

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…

Loud and Invasive, the Monk Parakeet Charmed Its Way Into Texas Almost 50 Years Ago

Loud and Invasive, the Monk Parakeet Charmed Its Way Into Texas Almost 50 Years Ago

…of the nearby Texas State Cemetery, and they are said to flock to the historic French Legation as well. Unlike…

William Clark Green Finds a Muse in the People and Places of Small-Town Texas

William Clark Green Finds a Muse in the People and Places of Small-Town Texas

…in late March, is named for the historic Baker Hotel in Mineral Wells, once a popular health resort. Green recorded…

Flash-Flooding Prompts a Soaking Hiatus at Big Bend National Park’s Hot Springs Pool

Flash-Flooding Prompts a Soaking Hiatus at Big Bend National Park’s Hot Springs Pool

…also eroded part of Hot Springs Trail leading to the popular spot, park officials said. The historic area remains open,…

The Latest

AD

AD

AD

AD

The September 2022 cover of Texas Highways: Visual Wonders


Get the Magazine

Save up to 62% off the cover price

True Texas in Your Inbox

Sign up for magazine extras, upcoming events, Mercantile specials, subscription offers, and more.

The October 2022 issue of Texas Highways Magazine


Get the Magazine

Save up to 62% off the cover price

True Texas in Your Inbox

Sign up for magazine extras, upcoming events, Mercantile specials, subscription offers, and more.

The October 2022 cover of Texas Highways Magazine


Get the Magazine

Save up to 62% off the cover price

True Texas in Your Inbox

Sign up for magazine extras, upcoming events, Mercantile specials, subscription offers, and more.