Museum for East Texas Culture
Palestine High School
|Location||400 Micheaux Ave., Palestine, Texas|
|Architect||Flynt,A.W.; Sanguinet & Staats|
|Architectural style||Tudor Revival, Jacobean-Tudor|
|NRHP Reference #||86002295|
|Added to NRHP||September 24, 1986|
The Museum for East Texas Culture is a museum in Reagan Park in Palestine, Texas.
The building was built in 1915 as Palestine High School. It opened in 1916 and graduated its first class in 1917. In 1939 it became a junior high school, and was named the Reagan School, after John H. Reagan, in 1955. It became an elementary school in 1966 and closed in 1976. It opened as the current museum in 1982. It was added to the National Register of Historic Places as "Palestine High School" in 1986.
Notable PHS alumni from this building
||It has been suggested that this article be merged into Palestine High School (Texas). (Discuss) Proposed since March 2012.|
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- Museum for East Texas Culture — official site
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