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Crystal River Inn Bed & Breakfast
Palmer's Guest House
Knights Inn
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The Center for Texas Music History

THE CENTER FOR TEXAS MUSIC HISTORY at Texas State University-San Marcos is a unique program focusing on the preservation and study of Texas and Southwestern music history. With an emphasis on how Texas music reflects the rich history and tremendous cultural diversity of the Southwest, the Center for Texas Music History offers graduate and undergraduate courses, along with a variety of research and publishing projects all aimed at helping Americans better understand our unique and diverse cultural heritage through music.


What's Near Here?

Old Main - Texas State University

This red-roofed, castle-like landmark was Texas State’s first building — and until 1908, the only campus structure. Designed by architect E. Northcraft, Old Main was built in a style known as Victorian Gothic.

Gallery of the Common Experience

The Gallery of the Common Experience on the Campus of Texas State University showcases art exhibits relating to this year's Common Experience theme. 

Performing Arts Center at Texas State University

Completed in winter 2014, the Performing Arts Center at Texas State University houses a 400-seat theatre, a 300-seat recital hall, rehearsal space, staging areas and classrooms.