Texas History Tour

This Texas History tour will take you and your students on a journey through history across the major cities of Texas. In Austin, students will visit the State Capitol and the Texas State History Museum. Next, it’s San Antonio for a lesson about the country of Texas at the Republic of Texas Museum and a boat cruise along the Riverwalk. The adventure continues at the Sam Houston Historical Park and the Houston Museum of Natural Science. On the last leg of the trip, students will learn about Presidents JFK and George W. Bush in Dallas and end with fun at the Cowboys Stadium in Fort Worth.

 

DAY 1 

  • Arrive in Austin, TX
  • Visit the State Capitol and Visitors Center
  • Lunch
  • Visit the University of Texas
  • Visit Carpenter Fountain
  • Dinner

 

DAY 2 

  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Visit Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum
  • Lunch
  • Visit Visit Austin Museum of Arts
  • Visit Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
  • Dinner

DAY 3 

  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Visit The Republic of Texas Museum
  • Visit the Texas Natural Bridge Caverns
  • Lunch
  • Travel to San Antonio, TX
  • Visit the Buckhorn Museum
  • Boat cruise on the Riverwalk
  • Dinner
  • Free time along the Riverwalk

 

DAY 4

  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Visit the Alamo
  • Visit the Missions
  • Lunch
  • Visit the Institute of Texan Cultures
  • Travel to Houston
  • Dinner

 

DAY 5

  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Visit the Houston Fire Museum
  • Guided walking tour of Sam Houston Historical Park
  • Lunch
  • Visit the Houston Museum of Natural Science
  • Travel to Dallas
  • Dinner

 

DAY 6

  • Breakfast at hotel
  • Guided Tour of JFK Assassination and Historical Sites
  • Visit The Dallas Arboretum
  • Lunch
  • Visit the Perot Museum of Nature and Science
  • Visit The George W. Bush Presidential Library at Southern Methodist University
  • Dinner

DAY 7

  • Breakfast at hotel and checkout
  • Visit AT&T Stadium (Home of the NFL Dallas Cowboys)
  • Travel to Fort Worth
  • Lunch
  • Visit the Ft. Worth Stockyards
  • Depart for home