The dynamic community of Coppell has been associated with many names over the past 150 years - Grapevine Prairie, Bethel, and Gibbs - but it became know as Coppell in 1890, was officially designated as Coppell in 1892, and was incorporated as a city in 1955.
Pioneer Day, Saturday, October 15th: Adults and children can learn about the history of Coppell, partake in activities and watch demonstrations such as butter churning, coffee grinding, as well as an animal petting area, music, food and more.
In the News: The Coppell Historical Society will soon appear in newspapers and online. Look for links here soon.
Activities: We are holding our first crafting class this month. In July we will holding a youth camp.
The Coppell Historical Society's mission is to discover, preserve, champion, and communicate Coppell's rich heritage for present and future generations. Find out how you can play a part in this mission by joining and/or donating today.
We are always looking for old photos, videos, stories, documents, items - anything at all - which might help us better understand the unique history of our town. Just send us an e-mail at the Coppell Historical Society or write to:
Coppell Historical Society
P.O. Box 1871, Coppell, TX 75019
COPPELL HISTORICAL SOCIETY, P.O. BOX 1871, COPPELL, TX 75019
The Coppell Historical Society is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization