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Rodeo! The Exhibition Gears Up For Its Launch

Explore the origins of Texas rodeo at The Bullock Museum

May 08, 2018

Are you ready for Rodeo! The Exhibition? Photo courtesy of Bullock Museum.

Rodeo! The Exhibition, a dynamic and comprehensive Bullock Museum exhibition, brings the excitement of rodeos from around the state of Texas into the museum in Austin.

Throughout the exhibition, visitors will gain an insider’s perspective on what makes rodeo an integral part of Texas history. Classic artifacts will span decades of Texas rodeo competitions, and immersive multimedia experiences will place visitors in the heart of the arenas.

Experience tactile activities and first-person interviews highlighting the very personal relationship Texans have with beloved rodeo traditions. See how five of the largest Texas rodeos and stock shows — including Fort Worth (est. 1896), San Angelo (est. 1932), Houston (est. 1932), Austin (est. 1938), and San Antonio (est. 1950) — bring crowds and competitors from all parts of the world together. Explore the origins of Texas rodeo and the lasting legacy of youth education, community involvement, and historic preservation these long-established competitions hold.

The spectacular display opens May 12 and runs through January 2019. Visit thestoryoftexas.com for more info.

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