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“The National Parks of Texas” Documentary Viewing
August 25, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
In celebration of the National Park Service’s 101st anniversary, the Big Thicket National Preserve Visitors Center is showing the PBS documentary The National Parks of Texas: In Contact With Beauty. From the high peaks of the Guadalupe Mountains to the Big Thicket bayous, learn about 16 sites that preserve our state’s natural and cultural heritage.
The National Parks of Texas: In Contact With Beauty, a 60-minute documentary film produced by Villita Media and Texas PBS, takes the viewer to the 16 national parks in Texas. Filmed over the course of one year, this documentary tells the inside story of new parks and parks that have been recognized since the 1940s. This Emmy-nominated film was presented to PBS stations by KLRN-TV, PBS for San Antonio. It was shot in collaboration with more than five Texas PBS stations.