Dive deeper into Texas history like never before on the Explore Victoria Texas History Trail! Victoria, one of the oldest cities in Texas, has a wealth of fascinating history and a number of important historic sites. Explore 13,000 years of history at the Museum of the Coastal Bend, where you can learn about the early peoples of the region, see the cannon and other artifacts brought 17th century French explorer La Salle. You can even throw an atlatl-powered spear at a Wooly Mammoth target! Witness incredible architectural beauty on the Old Victoria Driving Tour, featuring over 80 homes and properties many of which are listed on the Nation Register of Historic Places. That's just to name a few of the cool experiences you will have on the trail.
Of course, you'll want to show off all your knowledge of Victoria history and what better way than with your very own "I Explore Victoria, Texas" t-shirt? Visit at least three of the designated history trail stops listed below, and take some pics or selfies. Swing by the Explore Victoria Visitor Center and show us your pictures or just tell us about your experience and score your very own free tee!