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  • National Museum of the Pacific War

    September 2 marks the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II. Though the battles were fought far from the Lone Star State, Texas—and Texans—played a significant role in the U.S. war efforts. The Texas Historical Commission’s latest mobile tour, "World War II on the Texas Home Front" explores the legacy of these efforts in Texas and their lasting impact.

  • Bexar County Courthouse in San Antonio

    The THC is accepting applications for Round IX of its award-winning Texas Historic Courthouse Preservation Program (THCPP). The program received a $20 million appropriation from the 84th Texas Legislature for the 2016–2017 biennium.

  • Historic illustration of La Salle

    The THC's new mobile tour, "La Salle Odyssey," lets travelers experience the epic journey of French explorer Robert Cavelier, Sieur de La Salle, during his 17th-century adventures in the Gulf Coast region.

  • Crowd at the 2014 Bullock workshop

    The Texas Historical Commission and Bullock Texas State History Museum will co-host a workshop exploring effective methods to connect volunteer and professional educators with students and teachers on September 21 at the Bullock Museum in Austin.

  • Archeology dig

    Every October, Texas Archeology Month (TAM) celebrates the spirit of discovery and promotes awareness of archeological programs throughout the state. The Texas Historical Commission is accepting event submissions from the public for the annual TAM Calendar of Events.