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Frontier Texas is a history museum, gift shop and the official visitor center for Abilene and the Texas Forts Trail Region. Now Showing "Blood & Treasure on the Frontier"

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This month in Texas history

Date: November 1, 1912

On this day the last cattle of the XIT ranch were sold. The cattle ranch, comprised of over 3 million acres, in the Texas Panhandle operated from 1885 to 1912. 

Explore this exhibit: A Wild Land

13,000 Years of cultures smashed by the forces of this region

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