Preserving the real places and the real stories of Texas.
  • Participants enjoyed a game of badminton during the Mayfest festival in RockportParticipants enjoyed a game of badminton during the Mayfest festival in Rockport
  • An archeology field school in San Felipe de Austin begins to uncover Texas' Colonial pastAn archeology field school in San Felipe de Austin begins to uncover Texas' Colonial past
  • Education is alive at San Felipe!Education is alive at San Felipe!
  • Children enjoyed the traditional Maypole dance at Mayfest in RockportChildren enjoyed the traditional Maypole dance at Mayfest in Rockport
  • Diversity Intern Idali Reyes at the Texas Holocaust and Genocide Commission meetingDiversity Intern Idali Reyes at the Texas Holocaust and Genocide Commission meeting

Become a Texas Hero!

Thank you to everyone who made a gift to the Friends of the Texas Historical Commission's Texas Heroes Annual Fund year-end annual campaign. We raised $9,510 in seven days! The winner of the behind-the-scences VIP La Belle shipwreck tour will be announced September 2, 2014. Stay tuned!

 

 

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When you shop, you preserve Texas history. So, shop away! The Friends of the Texas Historical Commission has partner with various organizations and businesses to make it easy for you to support preservation in Texas. Choose from several different options from buying groceries, to ordering a book or shopping for a birthday present. When you shop using the options below, a portion of your purchase will go to the Friends of the Texas Historical Commission. So, shop away and help preserve Texas history!

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