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12 million

The number of students museums provide hands-on experiences to each year

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Restored Navarro County Courthouse Highlights the Living Past of Corsicana

Restored Navarro County Courthouse Highlights the Living Past of Corsicana

Red Burnet granite and terra cotta details are on display once again in the newly restored Navarro County Courthouse in Corsicana.

American Wind Power Center, Lubbock

Water, Water Everywhere

Our latest Infrastructure Intermission feature is on two topics we’ve been discussing a lot recently: water towers and windmills.

Spring 2016 Medallion cover

The Medallion

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

Statewide News & Events

  • Lynn County Courthouse, Tahoka

    The Texas Historical Commission announced grant recipients for Round IX of the nationally recognized Texas Historic Courthouse Preservation Program during its July 22 quarterly meeting in Austin. The agency awarded matching grants totaling $20,162,369 to eight counties to aid in preservation of their historic courthouses, including four grants for full historic restorations.

  • Photo of parade in Fort Worth

    On April 6, 2017, Texans will observe the 100th anniversary of America’s entry into World War I. In observance of the upcoming centennial, the Texas Historical Commission is collaborating with the Texas World War I Centennial Commemoration to honor the role of Texas and Texans in the Great War.

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