Our Docents Hold a Wealth of Knowledge...
First Texas Volunteers' second, and equally important objective is educating the public about the ships rich history and significance. With decades of experience and knowledge, the docents of FTV serve to conviegh information that ranges from technical data to the oral history of former crewmen. Our Docents donate their time to lead siminars aboard the ship as well as around the state at various functions. The Docents of FTV also serve as tour guides aboard the ship for both public tours and Battleship TEXAS Hard Hat Tours.
This ships rich history and undeniable significance as both a Memorial Ship and National Historic and Engineering Landmark hold stories worth telling. Our dedicated group of volunteer docents do just that. If you are interested in learning more about what it takes to become a volunteer docent with First Texas Volunteers, please feel free to contact us.