2018 Preservation Texas Summit

The 2018 Preservation Texas Summit will be held February 25th – 28th, 2018 in historic Brownsville, Texas.  We are grateful for the planning support of the Brownsville Historical Association, the Brownsville Preservation Society and the Brownsville Convention and Visitor Bureau. We look forward to offering you a rewarding experience in the Lower Rio Grande Valley.

More information about the 2018 PT Summit will be made available here on our website in the weeks ahead.

Preliminary Schedule:

Sunday, February 25, 2018
6:00 – 7:30 pm – Informal drop-in reception at the historic Stillman House (1850) hosted by the Brownsville Historical Association

The Stillman House (1850) owned by Brownsville Historical Association

Monday, February 26, 2018
8:00 am – 4:00 pm – Regional Field Sessions and Workshops
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm – Opening Plenary in historic downtown Brownsville (site T.B.A.)
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm – Opening Reception at Market Square (1850) – shuttles available

Tuesday, February 27, 2018
9:00 am – 4:00 pm – Educational sessions and Endangered Places program at the Ringgold Civic Pavilion
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm – 2018 Honor Awards presentation (site T.B.A.)
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm – Honor Awards Reception (site T.B.A.) – shuttles available

The Ringgold Civic Pavilion overlooking the resaca will be the site of educational sessions.

Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Optional escorted tour of historic Matamoros, Mexico with lunch at Garcia’s or
Optional guided tour of the King Ranch with barbecue lunch

You won’t want to miss seeing the Richard Neutra House (1937) in Brownsville, listed on PT’s 2004 Most Endangered Places list and now restored.

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