Bexar Heritage & Parks
Bexar Heritage is a community-driven approach and set of programs that identifies unique natural, cultural and historical heritage and values of Bexar County, Texas. The program develops tools to conserve and be good stewards of these resources and maximize the economic benefits of them, through public-private partnerships.
Welcome to the Bexar Heritage Center!Located within the historic Bexar County Courthouse, this new 6,500 exhibit space aims to educate visitors on the history and accomplishments of the County, through an entertaining array of interactive dioramas.
Explore Bexar Heritage Center
Celebrate Bexar County Parks Centennial!Bexar County Park System has grown to 14 parks, 3 civic centers, 13 community venues, and multiple joint partnership parks, serving over 3 million visitors per year!
Explore Parks Centennial
Historic Commission Honors Betty Bueché!The Bexar Heritage & Parks Department strives to pursue excellence in the management of projects for Bexar County and has been recognized by various organizations.
View our Awards & Recognitions
Historic Bexar County
There are many historic assets in Bexar County which can be found on the County's interactive maps. These include historic buildings, cemeteries markers, bridges and more.
Visit the interactive Heritage Assets Map to explore Bexar County's history.
Bexar County Historical Commission
Each County in the State has a Commission, whose members are appointed by Commissioners Court. The County Historical Commission plays a significant role in identifying and managing historic resources countywide, and serves as a clearinghouse for official historic markers sanctioned by Texas Historical Commission. More information on the Bexar County Historical Commission can be found by visiting the Bexar County Historical Commission website.