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
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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
K-12 Education Program →

Annual Fundraising Goal: $61,000 Learn More

Real Places Conference

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

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The Painted Churches of Texas

The Painted Churches of Texas Many Czech and German communities created reflections of their former homelands when they immigrated to […]

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The Problem of Slavery in Mexican Texas

The Problem of Slavery in Mexican Texas By the late 1810s, a global revolution in cotton had remade the U.S.-Mexico […]

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Consultation and Collaboration Workshop

A Starting Point for Museums and Indigenous Tribes The Texas Department of Transportation, the Texas Historical Commission, the Bullock Texas […]

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In Gratitude for Your Support

Greetings! We are thrilled to be connecting back with you after a hot summer and following the end of what […]

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Claiming a Place in Texas History

At the end of their internship program in August of 2022, we asked the Preservation Scholars’ Class of 2022 the […]

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Food for the Body and Soul

Eisenhower Birthplace State Historic Site showcases the home where the 34th U.S. President Dwight D. Eisenhower was born in 1890. […]

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Celebrating the Old and the New (Summer 2022)

Past Matters Summer 2022; posted on 08/01/2022 A Note from the Executive Director By Anjali Kaul Zutshi A very happy […]

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