Places in Texas History

At Texas Historic, we know that history is often shaped by geography and our places – both natural and man-made. We’ve gathered some of these stories about homes, buildings, settlements, and cities – Places in Texas History – to share with you.

Just follow the links provided in each headline to find more information about each topic.

The Painted Churches of Texas were the centers of cultural life for the early European settlers. They were built in the old Gothic European styles with locally available wood.

The Webster Massacre was one of the most infamous attacks against the early European settlers of Texas. It happened near present-day Leander Texas.