Texas

Get facts and photos about the 28th state.

People first came to the area that is now Texas at least 16,700 years ago. Thousands of years later Native American tribes, including the Akokisa, Karankawa, Mogollon, and Caddo, lived on the land.


Texas Barry the bald eagle kicks up his heels in Texas when he hangs out with his friend MC Tex the mockingbird. There's a reason they call it the Lone Star State!