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Sign outside of the museum and VFW post

Katy Veterans Memorial Museum & VFW Post

Posted: May 24, 2019 at 11:52 pm   /   Houston Metro Area, Katy, Museums, Nonprofits & Charities, Recent Posts

Katy Veterans Memorial Museum ( a non-profit entity) honors all those who have served in all wars in which the U.S. has participated. The Veterans of Foreign Wars Katy Post 9182 holds meetings in the sizable room to the back of the museum. The address of the Katy Veterans Memorial Museum and the VFW Post […]

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Carolyn H. Wolff Park

Carolyn H Wolff Park, An Urban Arboretum

Posted: May 6, 2019 at 4:23 pm   /   Nonprofits & Charities, Parks & Outdoor

Nature Enriches Our Souls Those of us who live in large metropolitan areas see a lot of brick and concrete. Whether it is a few well-tended plants on a balcony, a tiny patch of lawn that we call our own, a community garden in which we can tend vegetables or a large city park, green […]

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Rosenberg Railroad Museum

Rosenberg Railroad Museum: Adjacent to 3 Active Train Lines

Posted: March 8, 2019 at 11:15 pm   /   Houston Metro Area, Museums, Nonprofits & Charities, Rosenberg

The Rosenberg Railroad Museum is one of six such museums in the State of Texas. The Galveston Railroad Museum is the next closest one found in the Houston Metropolitan Area. Cleburne, Plano, Frisco and San Angelo have the other four locations in Texas. This one is a beauty!

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Fantasy Coffins at the National Museum of Funeral History

Fantasy Coffins at the National Museum of Funeral History in Houston

Posted: December 11, 2018 at 9:05 pm   /   Museums, Nonprofits & Charities

Coffins You Must See to Believe! Custom coffins are not a new idea. History can show us many examples from the past and even the present. However, the symbolic ones from the Greater Accra Region of Ghana created primarily since the 1950s are the most unique and eye-catching ones that I have ever seen. Ga […]

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Portion of Angel Sculpture by Cudlipp Monument in Washington Cemetery

Washington Cemetery: Historic Texas Cemetery in Houston

Posted: November 27, 2018 at 12:36 am   /   Cemeteries & Memorials, Nonprofits & Charities

The historic 13.5-acre Washington Cemetery was established in 1887 by a German Society called the Deutsche Gesellschaft von Houston. It is adjacent to the beautiful Glenwood Cemetery in Houston. See distinctive monuments of all types including Woodmen of the World & Masonic markers while learning about some of the notable people interred there.

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