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

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  • 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 »
  • We went through this museum and it took several hours. There were lots of exhibits referring to Texas Independence. The upper level had vignettes of living in the 1830 x 1850s which would be nice for....  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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