Birth of a Republic
Learn how Sam Houston turned a steady retreat into a surprise attack, and certain defeat into sudden victory at San Jacinto.
Get a birds-eye view of this most significant piece of Texas real estate — today and as it was back in 1836.
Fate of Nations
See how one small battle in Texas spilled over its borders to leave a mark not only on a young nation, but the world as well.
Experience the wisdom and instincts, caution and courage, brilliant maneuvers and costly mistakes that changed history.
Explore maps of the battlefield and the resulting westward expansion to see the true impact of the victory at San Jacinto.
Take a close-up look at the weaponry used by both sides — when warfare was generally more up close and personal.
Celebrate San Jacinto Day with the crackling of muskets and the booming of cannons every April. A Texas family tradition.