San Jacinto Museum of History

Candy Cartridges

During the Texas Revolution, some soldiers loaded their weapons with pre-made paper cartridges filled with black power and a musket ball. On Sunday, July 3, 2022, make a replica musket cartridge using candy in place of bullets and gunpowder. Materials will be provided; all you need is your creativity.

When: Sunday, July 3; drop in between 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Where: In the lobby of the San Jacinto Museum

Age Range: 5+

Cost: Free with purchase of ticket to the San Jacinto Museum


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