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

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#42 of 219 in Nature in Texas
Must see · National Park · Historic Site
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  • My daughter & I visited in April 2021 with 2 grand-daughters, ages 3 and 5. It was an extremely pleasant day. With little ones who like to run around, there is something for everyone. We walked a.....  more »
  • Being seniors, we usually we go for the freebies at state parks but decided to pay the $$ to see everything in the park. It was definitely worth the money. Our guide around the grounds was...  more »
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  • 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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