Galveston Historical Foundation Announces 2015 Heritage At Risk List

2818 BALL Galveston Island, Texas– Each year, Galveston Historical Foundation asks the public for nominations to the “Heritage at Risk” list of historic sites and properties in Galveston County. Houses on the list are at risk of being lost due to damage, neglect or proposed development. The Heritage at Risk List is … Read More

Juneteenth to Receive Official Texas Historical Marker

Juneteenth to Receive Official Texas Historical Marker

Galveston Island, Texas– The Texas Historical Commission (THC) has recognized the events that occurred in Galveston on June 19, 1865 as a significant part of Texas history by awarding Juneteenth an Official Texas Historical Marker. The designation honors Juneteenth as an important and … Read More