The number of gallons of molasses produced by Patton in 1850 at the Varner-Hogg Plantation
From the THC
Hurricane Harvey destroyed the roof and left major water damage throughout Fulton Mansion State Historic Site. A year later, a loving community has helped it return to regular visiting hours.
About 40 museums in the greater Austin area will offer free admission on Sunday, September 23. Museum Day attendees have a chance to win guest passes, gift shop items, publications, and more!
THC’s official magazine containing news and advice about preservation projects, Texas’ historic sites, and heritage tourism.
Statewide News & Events
The Texas Historical Commission announced grant recipients for Round X of the nationally recognized Texas Historic Courthouse Preservation Program (THCPP) during its April 27 quarterly meeting in San Felipe. The THC awarded matching grants totaling $19,713,303 to 15 counties to aid in preservation of their historic courthouses, including four grants to undertake full restorations.
The San Antonio downtown and River Walk Historic District in Bexar County was recently listed in the National Register of Historic Places.