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Things to see and do in Huntsville

This little Texas town is home to the Texas State Penitentiary and Sam Houston State University, but there is a lot more to see here!  Take a quick detour off the interstate, or… Continue reading

Star of the Republic Museum, Washington

Once Texas earned it’s independence from Mexico in 1836, it was it’s own country until 1846 when it joined the United States as the 28th state.  The Star of the Republic Museum is… Continue reading

Washington on the Brazos State Historical Site, Washington

Washington on the Brazos State Historical Site is one of our most visited locations, and we love it!  We often visit over spring break, and it’s always the first place we spot bluebonnets… Continue reading