History and Social Studies

Historic Figures

George Bush Presidential Library and Museum

1000 George Bush Drive West, College Station, TX 77845 979-691-4000. Learn about the 41st president George Bush in a historic museum with exhibits and a library. Fee.

George Washington Carver Museum

1165 Angelina Street, Austin, TX 78702. 512-974-4926. Take a tour in the African-American museum with a collections of relics from the past. Free.

Presidential Museum and Leadership Library

4919 E. University, Odessa, TX 79762. 432-363-7737. Learn about the past and present presidents with 5,000 collections of books. Free/Suggested Donation.

Sam Houston Memorial Museum Complex

19th St. and Avenue N in Huntsville, TX 77340. 936-294-1832. Focuses on the life and history of general Sam Houston. Fee.