Preserving the real places and the real stories of Texas.
  • A fun day of history in BeevilleA fun day of history in Beeville
  • 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
  • Take a walk through the pastTake a walk through the past
  • Education is alive at San Felipe de Austin State Historic SiteEducation is alive at San Felipe de Austin State Historic Site
  • The search is on in Fort Lancaster!The search is on in Fort Lancaster!

 The Fulton Mansion Restoration keeps moving forward!

The front porch gallery has been removed and new beams are being installed. New slate for the roof has also arrived all the way from a quarry in Canada! Follow the Fulton Mansion State Historic Site Facebook page for additional updates on the restoration.

 

Shop for Friends

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!

Visit our new SHOP page today!

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