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A Site to Behold

Of all the places to put down roots, the “Father of Texas” Stephen F. Austin…

Elegance on the Bay

Sitting prominently along Aransas Bay in Rockport, the Fulton Mansion has stood tall and majestic…

Remember Goliad!

Today, the Texas Historical Commission has 32 State Historic Sites, but few share close proximity…

Small Site with a Big Story

Of the state’s 31 historic sites operated by the Texas Historical Commission, one has the…

Mason’s Master Storyteller Fred Gipson Still Enchanting Readers

Mason author Fred Gipson’s primary works – Hound-dog Man and Old Yeller – have positioned…

Pilgrimage to the Cross Plains of Robert E. Howard

Pilgrimages. Throughout history people have traveled great distances to visit the places connected to the…

Abilene brings books to life

William Joyce’s picture book, Santa Calls, tells the story of a little boy named Art…

High Country Highway

“I doubt if any 75 miles of more beautiful country could be found in Texas.”…

Keep up to speed with Midland’s racing legacy at the Petroleum Museum’s Chaparral Gallery

Imagine formula race cars in Midland, Texas! But it’s not such a stretch when you think about…

Birthplace of the Bankhead Highway

One hundred years ago, driving across Texas was no casual undertaking. Roads, if they existed, were as…