The History Center for Aransas County
Where exhibits tell compelling stories of the families and events that happened in the area.
Our Past exhibits have been focused on Aransas County's role in Texas History
the local art colony,
birding and ecology.
and many more great artifacts and stories we know you will find facinating.
Our Multimedia area showcases Interviews, videos, and other media and are shown on TV monitors and tablets.
Experts in the field offer programs, which extend topics of each exhibit.
Photographs, artifacts and memorabilia represent those citizens who have helped make our community special.
Ready to find out more?
JOIN THE FUN, BECOME A MEMBER AND VOLUNTEER!
Our Members are an important part of our organization, supporting research, preservation, education, gardening, fund-raising and community involvement. They provide ideas and suggestions for exhibit topics, donate family and Aransas County artifacts to our Curations Center, and volunteer as Docents. The Friends of the History Center is as all-volunteer organization and we could not accomplish our goals without them. Being a member is a chance to learn more about local history, while having fun and making a difference in Aransas County.
Join us for these programs:
- Plant Exchange: 1st Saturday of each month 10am-12noon
- Collector's Corner: 1st Sunday of each month at 2pm.
- Rockport-Fulton Tour of Historic Homes: 1st weekend in December.
- Historic Cruises: Periodically scheduled throughout the year (Check out our News & Events page for scheduled Cruises)