Texas Time Travel

The Smithsonian Comes to Texas

New Travelling Exhibit Launches in 2024

Pictured: Engine 201 of the Moscow, Camden and San Augustine Railroad chugs through the Piney Woods of East Texas, ca. 1906.
Credit: Portal to Texas History

About the Program

“When many hear the phrase ’rural America,’ we have more assumptions than facts. There is so much more to the story...”
Lonnie G. Bunch III, Secretary, Smithsonian Institution

What They Get Wrong About Rural America

Credit: Visit Brenham

Tour Dates

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