Danish Heritage Preservation Society

The Danish Heritage Preservation Society provides over 1,000 items depicting the history of Danish people in Texas. The items include photographs, postcards, legal documents, and books that date from the 1860's to present day.

Started in 1993, the Society is comprised of residents from Danevang, Texas, which is considered to be the 'Danish Capital of Texas'. Through fundraising and years of planning, the Society constructed the Danish Heritage Museum which houses artifacts and exhibits related to the pioneer settlers of Danevang.

Contact

Sandra Petersen

979-578-0808

sfpetersen@sbcglobal.net

Address

153 Country Road 426
P.O. Box 368
Danevang, TX 77432

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The Danish Heritage Preservation Society provides over 1,000 items depicting the history of Danish people in Texas. The items include photographs, postcards, legal documents, and books that date from the 1860's to present day.

Started in 1993, the Society is comprised of residents from Danevang, Texas, which is considered to be the 'Danish Capital of Texas'. Through fundraising and years of planning, the Society constructed the Danish Heritage Museum which houses artifacts and exhibits related to the pioneer settlers of Danevang.

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