Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site, Washington

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Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site is located in Washington. Plan to visit Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Washington attractions using our Washington online vacation planner.
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  • We enjoyed the home of Dr. Anson Jones (president of the Republic of Texas) and the Barrington Farm. Several staff dressed in period costumes are available to answer questions and provide some...  more »
  • We enjoyed the park trails and visitor center very much. We missed the Barrington living history farm. Re-enactors in period costume work the farm crops and livestock giving visitors a sense of life.....  more »
  • The Birth Place of Texas, where Sam Huston worked hard to develop a Texas government & train men to fight. Wonderful place to bring kids & learn the fascinating history of Texas. You learn about "The Runaway Scrape". This is where Texas women & children led a decoy & crossed the Brazos river. The men went another direction, so Santa Anna had to slit his troops.
  • Always such a great place to visit. We went to Bark in the Park this past weekend for the second year in a row and it was fun! Hot but fun! The dogs and the kids both enjoyed it. Lots of fun vendors and presentations.

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