Texas

Texas

Cities

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Landmarks

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National Parks

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Capital

Austin

Statehood

December 29, 1845 (28th state)

Popular Landmarks

The Alamo

Learn about the 13 day Battle of the Alamo between Mexican troops and Texans in 1836.

US National Parks

Big Bend National Park

Bordering Mexico, the park is named after a large bend in the Rio Grande/Rio Bravo river.

Guadalupe Mountains National Park

The park includes the highest peak in Texas and the Butterfield Overland Mail stagecoach line.