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The Wild and Urban Brazos is a River Full of Contradictions

The Wild and Urban Brazos is a River Full of Contradictions

…the town’s original buildings. thc.texas.gov/historic-sites/san-felipe-de-austin-state-historic-site Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site, Washington: Along with a living history farm and a museum covering…

Inside the Effort for Black Cemeteries to Gain Historical Status

Inside the Effort for Black Cemeteries to Gain Historical Status

…other volunteers began cleaning up the garbage in their quest for a Historic Texas Cemetery designation from the Texas Historical…

The National Park Service Gains Oversight of Marfa’s Historic Blackwell School

The National Park Service Gains Oversight of Marfa’s Historic Blackwell School

…the state’s fifteenth site managed by the National Park Service following Congress’ passage of the Blackwell School National Historic Site…

Learn Some Spooky Texas History on These Small Town Haunted Ghost Tours

Learn Some Spooky Texas History on These Small Town Haunted Ghost Tours

Historic Jefferson Ghost Walk Tour , discussing the history and spirits at places like the Historic Jefferson Hotel. In researching…

Fort Lancaster State Historic Site Offers a Glimpse of Turbulent Times on the West Texas Frontier

Fort Lancaster State Historic Site Offers a Glimpse of Turbulent Times on the West Texas Frontier

One of the ruins at Fort Lancaster State Historic Site. Photo by Russell Moore Fort Lancaster still feels like it’s…

My Hometown: Presidio Has Been a Frontier Crossroads For Centuries

My Hometown: Presidio Has Been a Frontier Crossroads For Centuries

…del Fortín, held annually in December at Fort Leaton State Historic Site Map It: Fort Leaton State Historic Site, 16952…

After Three Years, the Grass House at Caddo Mounds State Historic Site Returns

After Three Years, the Grass House at Caddo Mounds State Historic Site Returns

Grass houses, like this one at Caddo Mounds State Historic Site, were homes for multiple families in the Caddo tribe….

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

…Just a block from the Paluxy, Glen Rose’s historic downtown square beckons with local shops, museums, and charming small-town events,…

Big Bend’s Oldest Surviving Adobe Structure Gets a Makeover

Big Bend’s Oldest Surviving Adobe Structure Gets a Makeover

…Scenic Drive, a road leading to the southwestern section of the park and sites including the Castolon Historic District, Cottonwood…

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

…a remote section of Seminole Canyon State Park & Historic Site, bordering the Rio Grande in Southwest Texas. The hikers…

The Daytripper Visits Waxahachie’s Munster Mansion

The Daytripper Visits Waxahachie’s Munster Mansion

…every restaurant and small business in town. Downtown Waxahachie Exit Interstate 35 East for the historic square anchored by the…

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

…author of the new book A Gui d e to the Historic Architecture of Glen Rose, Texas, with photographs by…

The Daytripper Explores Castroville’s Alsatian Culture

The Daytripper Explores Castroville’s Alsatian Culture

…family recipe.   Landmark Inn State Historic Site While the ornate Steinbach House you pass on the way into town…

The Stories Behind Texas’ Quirkiest Town Names

The Stories Behind Texas’ Quirkiest Town Names

…or city names hailing from European countries whose inhabitants settled the area (Oldenburg, Nordheim, Hanover). “Historically, people would gather and…

Dance the State Line Two-Step on a Weekend Getaway to Texarkana

Dance the State Line Two-Step on a Weekend Getaway to Texarkana

…Line Avenue, the historic strip that traces the border through downtown. The 1933 post office is a popular photo op;…

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