Across Time & Territory
“Across Time and Territory: the National Ranching Heritage Center Story,” is a permanent exhibit covering the walls of the Christine DeVitt Gallery. Material in the exhibition is presented in a mural form with 3-D enhancements. Also in this area are two touch-screen monitors featuring attractive photographs of the structures in the historical park, presented in a virtual tour format, along with educational information about each building, available in both English and Spanish suitable for adults, children and wheelchair-restricted persons.
This exhibit explores the various elements of a cowboy’s garb and exposes visitors to a wide array of hats, chaps, boots and other items. A video presentation uses photographs to show some of the changes in styles of a cowboy’s dress over the decades.
Harold Dow Bugbee
The NRHC is proud to exhibit selected works of Harold Dow Bugbee on loan from the Panhandle Plains Historical Museum. Bugbee is credited as being The Original Artist of the Texas Plains and his work demonstrates why he deserves this title. The exhibit is underwritten by the CH Foundation and guest curated by Michael Grauer [...]
Tales of the Wild West: The Stories of Karl May
This visiting exhibit from the New Mexico History Museum Palace of the Governors provides visitors with a unique opportunity to become immersed in the worlds created by the prolific German author Karl May. Much of may’s writing was set in the American West and continues to have a loyal fanbase to this day. The exhibit [...]