Texas Brazos Trail Region

Participant in the Texas Historical Commission's
Texas Heritage Trails Program

to the Brazos Trail Region

Experience the charm and heritage of this Central Texas region through museums, historic sites, courthouses, festivals, and more.

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  • Waco Mammoth SiteWaco Mammoth Site
  • George Bush Presidential LibraryGeorge Bush Presidential Library
  • NavasotaNavasota
  • Dr Pepper Museum (1930s)Dr Pepper Museum (1930s)
  • Confederate Reunion Grounds, MexiaConfederate Reunion Grounds, Mexia

Explore: The Brazos Trail Region

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  • Glimpse of the Past

    Located in Elm Mott, Homestead Heritage celebrates life as it used to be. A traditional craft village at Brazos de Dios, Homestead Heritage gives visitors the chance to step back in time and enjoy the sites and smell of a bygone era.

Upcoming Events

    • July 31, 2014 (All day)

      Free Concert every Thursday starting  April 3rd through August 14th.  For more information visit our website.

    • August 2, 2014 - 12:30pm to 1:15pm

      Bring friends and family for a fun, unique experience at a working Texas pecan farm! Ride our covered wagon through the orchard and learn how the pecans go from our trees to you. You’ll have fun cracking pecans and browsing our gift shop full of...

    • August 4, 2014 (All day) to August 7, 2014 (All day)

      Each camp session includes four days of fun! Explore soda pop science, create your own soft drink, enjoy art activities, and become a real soda jerk! Reserve your spot today.

About the Brazos Trail Region

The Texas Brazos Trail Region is an 18-county area of Central Texas. It is part of the 10-region Heritage Trails Program of the Texas Historical Commission. The Texas Brazos Trail seeks to promote heritage tourism, historic preservation, and economic development. Although, a driving trail is marked out on the map, visitors are encouraged to travel the entire region experiencing the charm and heritage of this mainly rural area of the state. Visitors to the region can explore state parks, visit a presidential library, sample some of Texas' best BBQ, or enjoy one of the many local festivals and events. The region is filled with historic towns, unique downtown shops, museums, beautifully preserved homes, and more.

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Our Partners

The Brazos Trail Region works with a variety of organizations to promote travel throughout the region.