Posts By: Texas

Annual Fund is Back!

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WE NEED YOUR SUPPORT! Donate today! Since 1985, Preservation Texas has provided an independent, statewide voice in support of historic preservation. Through legislative advocacy, educational programs, the Most Endangered Places list, Honor Awards program, stewardship of Bassett Farms Conservancy, and countless site visits, presentations and consultations, Preservation Texas is making a difference. We work with… More »

Call for Presentations and Posters: 2020 Texas Cultural Landscapes Symposium

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Call for Presentations and Posters Texas Cultural Landscapes Symposium February 23-26, 2020 Waco, Texas Preservation Texas, Guadalupe Mountains National Park, the NPS National Center for Preservation Technology and Training (NCPTT), and the National Parks Conservation Association (NPCA) will host a three-day symposium focused on educating and connecting the regional preservation community with cultural landscape training and… More »

African-American and Women’s History to be Demolished at Austin State Hospital

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by Evan R. Thompson, Executive Director October 2, 2019 TAKE ACTION! Sign our petition.  Contact your state legislator. Imagine a newly constructed 21st-century brain health facility at the historic Austin State Hospital (“ASH”) surrounded by grassy parks, pecan groves, and restored historic buildings built between 1860 and 1960 that are part of a National Register… More »

PT Accepting Nominations for 2020 Most Endangered Places List

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Preservation Texas invites nominations for the 2020 Most Endangered Places list. We welcome nominations from a broad spectrum of historic resources across Texas. This signature program of Preservation Texas was launched in 2004. Over the last 15 years, 161 sites and themes have been included on the list, of which only 12 have been lost…. More »