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Black History in the RGV

Join the Museum of South Texas History in welcoming Jillian Glantz for her presentation, “Black History in the Rio Grande Valley,” on Sunday, Aug. 18 at 2 p.m. This year marks the 400th anniversary of slaves being brought to North America, and slaves can be traced to...

Texas: The False Origin of the Name

What does the word “Texas” mean to you? Most will say that the name comes from the word tasha, which in the Caddo indigenous language, means friendship. But was this history based on truth? Join the Museum of South Texas History on Sunday, Aug. 4, at 2 p.m. in...

The 1950s and the Birth of the Modern Tejano Music Scene

The first Musica Tejana ensembles to “go electric” originated a new music scene powered by electric guitar, electric bass and full drum sets. Evaliza Fuentes will present “The 1950s and the Birth of the Modern Tejano Music Scene” on Sunday, July 28, at 2 p.m. for the...

Summer Nights at the Museum ends July 11 at MOSTHistory

Come one! Come all! The final Summer Nights at the Museum adventure is Thursday, July 11, from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. Bring the whole family for a night full of hands-on activities, interaction with living history re-enactors, music and entertainment. The featured River...

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