Preserving the real places and the real stories of Texas

EVERY PLACE
has a Story

Ongoing Projects

Eisenhower Birthplace State Historic Site Capital Improvements

Project Cost: $2.1 MilPhase 1 Fundraising Goal: $650,000 Learn More
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Caddo Mounds State Historic Site

Project Cost: $5.01 MilEducation Center Fundraising Goal: $2 Mil Learn More
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Courthouse Stewardship Program

Annual Fundraising Goal: $25,000 Learn More
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K-12 Education Program

Annual Fundraising Goal: $100,000 Learn More
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Preservation Scholars Program

Annual Fundraising Goal: $61,000 Learn More
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Real Places Conference

Fundraising Goal: $150,000 Learn More
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Upcoming Events

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2024 Texas Main Street Program (TMSP) Manager/Board Retreat

The Texas Main Street Program (TMSP) provides an annual educational and motivational retreat for its network participants. Hosted by Downtown […]

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Japanese Texans: Pioneers of Rice Farming

Early Japanese immigrants in Texas played a crucial role in establishing the rice industry in the Lone Star State. The […]

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Commission Assistance and Mentoring Program (CAMP®) for Preservation Commissions and Staff

WORKSHOP DETAILS The Commission Assistance and Mentoring Program, (CAMP®), is the signature training offered by the National Alliance of Preservation […]

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The Nonprofit Governance Puzzle: Finding the Perfect Fit for YOUR Organization

Your organization may have the best, most creative and brilliant leadership, but as Yale School of Management’s Jeffrey Sonnenfeld described […]

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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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