X
X
Menu Close
Back to Previous

Legacy of Ranching: Preserving the Past, Embracing the Future

  • 1000 George Bush Drive West
    College Station, TX 77845

The newest exhibit to the George Bush Presidential Library and Museum is called "The Legacy of Ranching: Preserving the Past, Embracing the Future." Through a partnership with the Department of Animal Sciences at Texas A&M University, this exhibit celebrates the historic ranches of Texas and their ability to adapt through changing natural and business environments. The commitment and innovation of the families who built these ranches have helped them to preserve their legacies.

The exhibit highlights these strong legacies and examines how livestock industries helped shape the state, from early Spanish Land grants to the present day descendants. Recordings of oral histories, an original video narrative, hands-on educational activities, 250 artifacts and a historic chuck wagon centerpiece are all included in this impressive new exhibit. Don’t miss the opportunity to share the legacy of Texas ranches with a new generation and learn about the sheer fortitude of Texas ranching families. Financial support for this exhibit was provided by Capital Farm Credit, Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo, Texas A&M AgriLife Research & Extension, and the Texas A&M Department of Animal Science.

This exhibit will be on display from March 6, 2017, through January 7, 2018, in the Ansary Gallery of the George Bush Presidential Library and Museum.

What's Nearby
  • Presented By: George Bush Presidential Library
  • Dates: July 21, 2017 - January 5, 2018
  • Location: George Bush Presidential Library
  • Address: 1000 George Bush Drive West
    College Station, TX 77845
  • Time: 9:30 AM to 5:00 PM
  • Price: Adults: $9, Senior Citizens (62 and over with valid ID): $7, Retired Military (with valid ID): $7, Youth (6-17): $3, College students not from Texas A&M or Blinn College (with valid ID): $3
Legacy of Ranching: Preserving the Past, Embracing the Future
  • 1000 George Bush Drive West
  • College Station, TX 77845
  • to
  • George Bush Presidential Library
  • Adults: $9, Senior Citizens (62 and over with valid ID): $7, Retired Military (with valid ID): $7, Youth (6-17): $3, College students not from Texas A&M or Blinn College (with valid ID): $3
  • Recurring every 2 weeks on Friday