Oklahoma City National Memorial Museum

May 5, 2018 We didn’t know what to expect at the Oklahoma City National Memorial Museum, but we experienced a collection of very well organized and moving exhibits. The Alfred P. Murrah building was constructed in 1977 and housed federal agencies including the Social Security Administration, Housing and Urban Development, Read more…

Luling, Texas

April 28, 2018 Luling was established in 1874 and was the western-most stop of the Southern Pacific Railroad.  It’s about 15 miles from where we stayed in McMahan.  A grist mill was established on the San Marcos River there and later was expanded to include a cotton gin, sawmill, and Read more…

Bastrop Historical Museum

April 12, 2018 The Bastrop Historical Museum had one of the most interesting prehistoric artifacts we’ve seen.  It’s a fossil of the basal rear part of an American Mastodon skull found in the Colorado River near Bastrop in 1992. The city of Bastrop was established in 1832 where the Colorado River Read more…