Preserving the real places and the real stories of Texas

EVERY PLACE
has a Story

Ongoing Projects

Help All Texans Explore & Engage With History

Year-end Fundraising Goal Fundraising Goal: $50,000 Learn More
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Eisenhower Birthplace State Historic Site Capital Improvements

Project Cost: $2.1 MilPhase 1 Fundraising Goal: $650,000 Learn More
Eisenhower Birthplace State Historic Site Capital Improvements →

Caddo Mounds State Historic Site

Project Cost: $5.01 MilEducation Center Fundraising Goal: $2 Mil Learn More
Caddo Mounds State Historic Site →

Courthouse Stewardship Program

Annual Fundraising Goal: $25,000 Learn More
Courthouse Stewardship Program →

K-12 Education Program

Annual Fundraising Goal: $100,000 Learn More
K-12 Education Program →

Preservation Scholars Program

Annual Fundraising Goal: $61,000 Learn More
Preservation Scholars Program →

Real Places Conference

Fundraising Goal: $150,000 Learn More
Real Places Conference →
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Upcoming Events

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Financial Management Best Practices for Nonprofit Boards and Executives

In order for nonprofits organizations, especially smaller organizations with limited or no staff, to operate effectively, the organizations’ leadership must […]

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Uncover the Hidden Stories of Route 66

Join the Abuelas Project and Latinos in Heritage Conservation on a groundbreaking road trip! We’ll delve into the forgotten narratives […]

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Nonprofit Fund Development—The Numbers, The Ask, and Stewardship

JOIN US FOR THIS PRE-CONFERENCE WORKSHOP AT REAL PLACES 2024! For a nonprofit to be successful in its mission, effective […]

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What it Means to be Texan (Spring 2024)

Past Matters Spring 2024; posted on 2/16/2024 Greetings, and the very best wishes for a happy and prosperous 2024! Over […]

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A Growing Panhandle Legacy (Spring 2024)

Past Matters Spring 2024; posted on 2/16/2024 By Lindsay Adams, Site Manager of Goodnight Ranch State Historic Site Charles and […]

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Everyone has a Place in Texas History (Spring 2024)

Past Matters Spring 2024; posted on 2/16/2024 Supporting the Varied and Complex Stories of Texas by Sally Anne Schmidt, Chair […]

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Welcome to an Old Friend and New Board Member (Spring 2024)

Past Matters Spring 2024; posted on 2/16/2024 We are very excited to welcome former THC Commissioner and a champion and […]

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