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Making Your Own Mole at Casa Navarro

Want a historic and modern recipe for the tangy, spicy "mole verde" sauce? Our Casa Navarro State Historic Site has got you covered.

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Diversity Interns: 'Where Are They Now?' Part 1

The THC Diversity Internship application period is open through March 18. Learn about this paid internship for college students and about past interns in part one of our “Where Are They Now?” series.

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  • Photo from an outdoor wedding at the Varner Hogg Plantation State Historic Site.

    From Victorian mansions and a former sugarcane plantation to a 150-year-old riverfront inn, several of the Texas Historical Commission’s state historic sites provide one-of-a-kind venues for weddings and special events. The following sites offer interesting connections to Texas history where you can plan events your family and friends will remember for years to come.

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