Our staff work in collaboration with cultural and civic entities, tourism professionals, historic site managers, and other local partners to help assess and cultivate local heritage assets, create authentic visitor experiences, and promote Texas history and culture to travelers. In collaboration with these same partners, we develop many travel-related products in digital and print formats. The Heritage Tourism team also provides direct community assistance to help strengthen authentic visitor experiences and build organizational capacity at the local level.
Services we Provide:
By request, our team can provide one or more of the following services related to your heritage tourism project:
Survey of visitor resources
Consumer data-based audience assessments
Exhibits and artifact interpretation
Public programs and event design
Visitor experience development
Project planning: partners and timelines
Board recruitment and engagement
Audience Diversification / Expansion
Volunteer and docent recruitment
If you would like to formally request the Heritage Tourism team’s involvement in a project or one of the above services, please email us directly at THCheritagetourism@thc.texas.gov.