Texas Treasures

Some accounts say there is treasure hidden beneath the mud of the Red River.

Some accounts say treasure is hidden beneath the Red River mud.

Texas has more buried treasure than any other state, with 229 sites within the state’s borders and a total value estimated at $340 million. Here are some of the Treasure Tales from the Lone Star State, but be cautious, as some of these hidden caches are allegedly cursed.

Texas Treasure Articles:

The Buried Treasure of Texas Hill Country

The Lost Bill Kelley Mine

Mexican Gold in Little Cypress Creek

Newton Gang Loot in Bexar County

Red River Treasure

Singer Treasure on Padre Island

Texas coastline

Other legends tell of numerous treasures hidden beneath the sea along the Texas coast.

More Texas Treasures Just Waiting to Be Found

Also See:

Historic Texas People

Lost Treasure Tales

Texas – The Lone Star State

Texas Photo Galleries

©Kathy Alexander/Legends of America, updated February 2023.