El Camino Real

Caddo Mounds State Historic Site

 The Cherokee County Historical Commission of East Texas in  celebrating the Tri-centennial year of the Mission Padre San Francisco that was established 300 years ago in 1716,  will rededicate the mission at 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 5, 2016

The El Camino Real: From its starting point in Louisiana, this royal road spans the broad expanse of Texas. Commentator Gary Joiner explores its history.