The Atlas features nearly 300,000 site records, including data on Official Texas Historical Markers and National Register of Historic Places properties in Texas. Also included are courthouses, museums, and sawmills across the state. Continue reading →
The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza chronicles the assassination and legacy of President John F. Kennedy; interprets the Dealey Plaza National Historic Landmark District and the John F. Kennedy Memorial Plaza; and presents contemporary culture within the context of presidential history. Continue reading →
We are the descendants of both regular and volunteer officers, enlisted men, and civilian employees of the United States government. Since 1989, more than 500 individuals, scattered across the United States, Canada and Mexico, have been issued a membership certificate. Currently, about a fifth of this number are active in the society. Continue reading →
Browse cemeteries by county. Continue reading →
Established in 2007, El Camino Real de los Tejas National Historic Trail Association strives to build a strong citizen’s group to support the National Historic Trail.
We are a non-profit organization designed to promote and conserve this historical and cultural resource.
We accomplish this through relationships between citizens, local historical groups, tourism bureaus and the National Park Service. Continue reading →
The Texas Historical Sites Atlas features nearly 300,000 site records, including data on Official Texas Historical Markers and National Register of Historic Places properties in Texas and courthouses, museums, and sawmills across the state. … Continue reading →
Adobe Walls was the name of a trading post in the Texas Panhandle, just north of the Canadian River. In 1845, an adobe fort was built there to house the post, but it was blown up by the traders three … Continue reading →
The Battle of San Jacinto, fought on April 21, 1836, in present-day Harris County, Texas, was the decisive battle of the Texas Revolution. Led by General Sam Houston, the Texian Army engaged and defeated General Antonio López de Santa Anna‘s … Continue reading →