Just 20 minutes from downtown Houston, residents and visitors can turn an afternoon daytrip into a trip back in time—at the San Jacinto Monument and Museum of History. On April 21, 1836, Mexican rule over Texas came to a dramatic close.
The climax of the Texas Revolution, the Battle of San Jacinto eventually moved America’s western border to the Pacific Ocean and its story will move you to a better understanding of America. Experience the world’s tallest monument tower. Witness revolution in the Jesse H. Jones Theatre for Texas Studies. Discover our nation’s past among the museum’s many exhibits and antiquities and walk the battlefield that gave birth to the American West!
Directions to San Jacinto Monument
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From: 16320 Avenue D Channelview, TX 77530Go east on I-10
Take the Lynchburg Ferry road to the right
Take the Ferry to the battleground