Quilting in a Pandemic- 2021

Susie Black - Opening

International Textiles- Mimi BraniffIn

Sails, Trails, Rails, & Wings-2020

Ken Stavinoha- Opening

San Antonio & Aransas Pass RR

Chisholm Trail -Bryan Gonzales

Staging Hurricane Recovery-Mike Geer 

El Camino Real- Steven Gonzales

Hispanic Heritage of Aransas County-2020

Judge Barbara Canales- Opening

Canary Islanders Descendants Association

Memories with Rosa Nava

Key Allegro- 2019

Key Allegro Opening 


KA Real Estate

Brigid Berger- Fascinating World of Seashells

Gordon Stanley

Economic Impact of AC- Mike Probst

Barrier Islands – 2019

Jude Delmar- Frandolig Family


Barrier Islands Opening

Jim Booth- Island Art


Touring San Jose Island


Lighthouse at the Aransas Pass-Rick Pratt


Jackie Shaw – Peter Johnson 


Dr. Mark Besoner – Geology of Barrier Islands

Steve Russell – Island Tales

Jerry Brundrett – Early Settlers  


Wade Ruddock – Conservation of the Island

Where We Have Been and Where We Are Going-2019

Archeology: Early Peoples-2018

Archeology: Early Peoples


Foodways Opening – Home grown Tomatoes

Foodways Part 1  Part 2

John Jackson- Shrimping & Business

Melissa Cosby- Vintage Lures

Stir it up- Katy Jones-Gulsby

Foodways- Sam McCrary

Vietnamese Culture Celebrated


Leah Oliva, Sam Vong & Hu Dat Family

Quilting - 2017

Quilting Opening-Susie Black

Quilters Share

History of Quilts

Bed Turning

Salute to Military- 2017

Salute to Military 

Connie Hagar 

Citizen Scientist- Glen Gomez

James Richard Fox- Shoreline Birds

Stewards of Nature

Opening with Connie Impression

Crowd Scenes

Stewards of Nature

The Rockport Art Colony-2016


Opening of The Art Colony

Opening part 2

James Richard Fox- Artist Saved

Judge Barbara Canales at the Opening of Hispanic Heritage
Canary Islanders Descendants Association
Gordon Stanley- Island Development 
Exhibit Opening- Key Allegro: A Vision of Growth 
Sesquicentennial Kick-Off 


The History Center for Aransas County showcases local heritage.  Outdoor and indoor exhibits tell the stories of the real people of Aransas County. The Center provides space for displays, workshops, meetings and gatherings.


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