Fast Facts

22,000

The number of gallons of molasses produced by Patton in 1850 at the Varner-Hogg Plantation

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From the THC

Take a look at our most significant events and activities for THC in 2016

Looking Back on 2016

2016 was a very busy year for us at the THC. Take a look at our most significant events and activities of the year.

Christmas tree in the parlor at the Sam Rayburn House

Sam Rayburn House Celebrates 100 Years

The year 1916 was the theme for the recent Holiday Open House at our Sam Rayburn House State Historic Site.

Medallion Fall 2016

The Medallion

THC’s official magazine containing news and advice about preservation projects, Texas’ historic sites, and heritage tourism.

Statewide News & Events

  • Battleship Texas

    Across Texas, there are many opportunities to commemorate the 75th anniversary of Pearl Harbor and honor the efforts and sacrifice made by the victims of Pearl Harbor and other Americans as the nation joined World War II.

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