National Multicultural Western Heritage Museum
The National Multicultural Western Heritage Museum(3400 Mount Vernon Ave., 817/534-8801, www.cowboysofcolor.org, Wed.–Sat. 10 a.m.–6 p.m., $6 adults, $4 seniors, $3 students ages 6 and up) highlights the important contributions of the state’s ethnically diverse cowboys and other prominent African-Americans. Featured exhibits showcase the frontier-era black servicemen known as Buffalo Soldiers, early African-American flying pioneer Bessie Coleman, and significant achievements of Native Americans and Hispanics in Texas history.
© Andy Rhodes from Moon Texas, 6th Edition