Started as a simple snapshot of one of the oldest missions in Texas. Mission Concepcion can trace its heritage to the Texas/Louisiana - Spanish/French colonial frontier.
The mission was moved to the current location in 1730. Been an active parish, ever since. For 200 years -- and even longer. The building dates from 1731, and was, at one time, the home to what is now St. Mary's University.
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