About This Property

This was the first brick structure in Texarkana, built in 1879 for First National Bank and later modified significantly. The second floor contained Kelsey and Offenhauser Insurance Agency. Here in 1883, pioneer businessman F. W. Offenhauser wrote his first insurance policy. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark, 1965. 

The building now houses the Museum of Regional History.

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Zoning CBD - Central Business District
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Located Within
  • Main Street Program Area