Stories on El Camino Real de los Tejas cover how the trail served as a line of defense for New Spain; how American Indian lifeways changed forever; how shifting routes developed to meet the needs of travelers; and how the trail represented dramatic socioeconomic change in the 1800s. Visit this page often to view exhibits that tell the stories through time.

Stephen F. Austin State University - Planting History

The exhibits can be viewed using Adobe Acrobat Reader. To download this free program, click here. If you have a slow Internet connection, it may take a few minutes to access the files.

Last updated: February 13, 2019

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National Trails Intermountain Region
El Camino Real de los Tejas National Historic Trail
PO Box 728

Santa Fe, NM 87504


(505) 988-6098

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