The Texas Capitol Gift Shop offers unique Texas-themed gift items. Home of the official Texas Capitol Ornament series. Proceeds from your purchases support Capitol preservation and educational programs.
The Texas Capitol Gift Shops offer unique Texas themed gift items.
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With temperatures warming and spring breezes blowing, now is the perfect time to sweeten up your Texas home.
Shop for your favorites here:
This month's Staff Picks features Retail Program Manager Mike sharing why he loves the new cookbook "Jubilee: Recipes from Two Centuries of African American Cooking".
"I grew up on the Gulf Coast, and looking through these recipes instantly transports me back home. Jubilee is full of culture, heritage, and delicious recipes."
Get a copy here:
See the whole selection of great cookbooks here:
Texas State Seal Etched Irish Coffee Glass
The luck of the Irish to y'all! In honor of St. Patrick's Day, here is an article about the Irish in Texas -- so grab a green beer and read on to discover more about Irish heritage in the Lone Star State!
And check out of the selection of items fitting for the day.
Welcome to Austin SXSWers! Be sure to drop by either of our stores in the Capitol Extension or the Capitol Visitors Center to find a great selection of t-shirts and postcards. Both are in walking distance of 6th Street.
Or shop our t-shirts online:
*postcards available in-store only*
In honor of International Pi Day, we are sharing a popular pie dish!
Are you ready for festival season?
Item of the month - the Texas Independence Puzzle! This Texas shaped puzzle features the Texas state flag overlaid with words from the Texas Declaration of Independence. It's made in Wimberley, TX, from sturdy puzzle board, and includes fun shaped pieces.
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Follow the link to see more information.
On this day in 1901, the Bluebonnet was named the state flower of Texas.
Enjoy our collection of items featuring this iconic and beautiful wildflower.
In honor of the fall of the Alamo on March 6, 1836, we present the Alamo ornament.
Want to learn more about Texas history?
Here are 3 of our best sellers:
📚Texas: A Compact History
📚Lone Star: A History of Texas and Texans
📚The Blood of Heroes
Follow the link to see the collection of books on Texas history and culture.
Happy Texas Independence Day! 🎉
On this day in 1836, the Texas Declaration of Independence was adopted, declaring Texas an independent republic.
Shop the website for unique books and gifts to help celebrate Texas independence.
🔹 https://www.texascapitolgiftshop.com/ 🔹
This week's video features the Texas Independence Puzzle. To shop, follow the link below.
On this day in 1836, William Barret Travis pens his famous letter from the Alamo. Addressed "To the People of Texas and All Americans in the World", it was a passionate plea for aid for the Alamo garrison.
You can own a replica of this historic letter. Follow the links to learn more.
Staff Pick of the Month!
Cady, who is part of the staff at our Warehouse location loves the Texas State Flag Cotton Jacquard Throw. "It gets cold in Texas, too! This throw is great snuggle material and the flag design is a warm reminder of our great state!"
Get yours before the next cold front at the link below:
Just added to the website - the Texas State Seal Pewter Whiskey Glass!
Whiskey or Wine? We have you covered no matter your preference.
Follow the link to see our complete collection of Kitchen and Bar items.
Item of the Month!
We are featuring our Mesquite and Turquoise Ballpoint Pen. These pens are creating by an artisan in Pleasanton, Texas using real mesquite sourced in the area. As these pens are completely handmade one-at-a-time, no two of them are identical. Crafted with a twist retraction mechanism and takes a standard Cross pen ballpoint refill. See the whole collection at the link below.
Happy Valentine's Day!
We didn't forget Galentine's Day! Treat your bestie to to a great Texas made gift! Both of our stores are open 12:00 to 5:00pm today. Enjoy 2 hours of free parking in the Capitol Visitors Parking Garage located at 12th St. and San Jacinto Blvd.
Are you a last minute shopper? We won't judge. We have a great selection of gifts made here is Texas at both of our store locations and we are open this weekend! The Extension Store is open 10:00 to 5:00 on Saturday and 12:00 to 5:00 on Sunday, and the Capitol Visitors Center Store is open 12:00 to 5:00 both days. Enjoy 2 hours of free parking in the Capitol Visitors Parking Garage located at 12th St and San Jacinto Blvd.
*Items not tagged are in store only.*
It's our Bluebonnet Hand-Painted Ceramic Heart Dish in action!
Looking to up your Valentine's Day game? Here are two gift sets that will do just that!
❤️Texas Rose Gold Jewelry Gift Set
❤️Texas Pride Gift Set
Swipe to see both sets and follow the links to shop.
Or follow this link to see all our products!
Does Texas hold your heart? Show it with this: "My Heart Belongs to Texas" jewelry group.
In celebration of Black History Month, we are featuring some books about the contributions of Black Americans to Texas History.
📚989114 Black Women in Texas History
📚900705 Black Cowboys of Texas
📚960735 Barbara Jordan: Speaking the Truth with Eloquent Thunder
Do they love you more than food? Probably not, but why make them choose? Check out our full line of gourmet foods for your favorite foodie.
Check out our newly added Quick Reference Guides!
Need a little inspiration for Valentine's Day? We have just added a new Turquoise group to the web site. Follow the link to see more.
Pilot Bessie Coleman was born on this day in 1892. Learn more about this trailblazing woman with these great books!
🛩The Life of Bessie Coleman
🛩Fly High! The Story of Bessie Coleman
The Texas Flag was adopted on this day in 1839! We may have a few items featuring the Texas Flag. Featured items are
➡️Texas State Flag Flexible Cutting Board
➡️Texas State Flag Chrome Auto Emblem
➡️Texas State Flag Nylon - Medium
Check out our story to see more, or see the whole collection here:
Unique Texas collectibles and home of the official Texas Capitol Ornament series. Proceeds from your purchases directly support Capitol preservation and educational programs. The State Preservation Board was established in 1983 by the Texas 68th Legislature for the purpose of preserving, maintaining and restoring the State Capitol, the General Land Office Building, and their contents and grounds for the benefit of the citizens of Texas.
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Come visit the Museum of the Weird, a strange collection of oddities and a must-see experience! See wax figures, strange animals, monsters, mummies, mermaids and more! All in a family-friendly atmosphere.
A place for everything fun!
We have a date for our 2nd annual event! Saturday November 16th from 11-5. Details coming fast and furious as soon as we pin them all down!
Montop Pop 'N Stop is your one stop shop for Smoke, V**e and Novelty items with Souvenir, Gifts and
Roadhouse Relics is the family owned Austin, Texas, studio, gallery and gift shop where neon artist Todd Sanders crafts his vintage-style designs. www.roadhouserelics.com
Monkeys Always Welcome!
You will find a wide variety of gifts at the Atrium Gift Shop. We are a non-profit dedicated to providing scholarships for students.
Tarrytown Pharmacy has been serving Austin for nearly 70 years and is family owned and operated. Come see us at our new location!
Oil Paintings by Ann Jones of Austin, TX. Florals, landscapes, gardens, architecture, pets, animals, seascapes, and agaves. Available for purchase.
BookPeople is Texas' largest independent bookstore, located in the heart of downtown Austin. Since 1970, we've been proud to provide our community with great books, author events, children's storytimes, and a comfortable place to enjoy the reading life.
Blue Elephant Boutique
The beauty of handmade lies in the imperfections. Anything perfect is machine made. Our hands pour love into the fabric of our products.