Matthew Dec is a Visitor Services Lead and has been working with the Houston Museum of Natural Science since 2014. History is his greatest passion; lesser passions include music and cooking! Matthew also plays several instruments and enjoys making and eating Chinese food. He studied History, Classics, and Dead Languages at the University of Houston and also in the field at archaeological sites around Greece, Italy, and Britain. Matthew's biggest goal is to share his love of History with others, to educate and fascinate!

Mapping Texas!

  Texas is a state with a real personality. She is a larger than life character, recognizable across the world. No matter where you go, if you say you are from Texas, people will know exactly what you are referring to.  Texas is America’s Han Solo, John Wayne, and Indiana Jones all rolled into one. […]