The individuals presented in this exhibition are noble, admirable and inspiring. They have achieved success via an untraditional career path so unique that they earned a spot in Mission’s History. These individuals have one thing in common with you…they are Mission natives.
Do you see yourself in Mission’s history?
Local Landmarks tells the interesting history of three locations in Mission, Texas. In this exhibit you will read on the contrary story behind the Speer Memorial Library and Morton Downey the cat, Moore Field Air base and its eradication phase and on the well-known La Lomita Chapel.
Despite present situations and limitations our goal of this series is to continue to serve our community as much as possible. Our Mission Statement is "To collect, preserve, exhibit and promote the history and cultural heritage of Mission and it’s environ communities." We're bringing historical and cultural content into the safety of your homes