Texas Marker Application

The historical marker process in Texas begins at the county level. After you have reviewed all the relevant information on this page, contact your county historical commission chair if you are interested in submitting an application.The THC accepts applications for historical markers each fall for the following calendar year. The next application period is from September 1 through November 15, 2015 for 2016 markers. The 2016 historical marker applications will be posted on this page in July 2015. Please note that all marker applications must be approved and submitted by your county historical commission chair or marker chair.