Texas History Day: Student Contest


April 27, 2019 7:30am - 5:00pm

Students from all over Texas bring their projects to the state-level history contest.

Event Details

Each year thousands of students, encouraged by teachers and parents statewide, participate in the National History Day program in Texas.  On April 27, thousands of Texas students will bring their projects to be judged at the Texas state-level competition. The winners of this competition will move on to the National History Day competition in summer 2019.

At the Bullock Museum and at the University of Texas at Austin, students will present their exhibits, websites, papers, theater performances, and documentaries. Many of these competitions allow the public to view the projects. At the Bullock Museum, the public can view the exhibit competition from 2:00-4:00pm.

Want to get involved in Texas History Day? Judges needed!

Do you like history? Do you like young people? Then you can be a judge for History Day!                              

Food, t-shirts, and CPE credit provided.

Questions? Email Education@TheStoryofTexas.com


The Bullock Texas State History Museum is a division of the Texas State Preservation Board. Additional support for educational programming provided by the Texas State History Museum Foundation..