On December 2, the Site and Museum will be closed until 6:00 p.m. to prepare for Fields of Honor.

Tales from the Tombstone: Candlelight Graveyard Tours

Lit candles at a graveyard tour

The San Jacinto Battleground has been a final resting place for Texans for at least 200 years. This Halloween, join us for a special candlelight tour of two of our cemeteries to illuminate the real stories of the men and women who lived, fought, and died here.

When: Friday, October 27 & Saturday, October 28; 6:15 pm – 7:30 pm

Where: Meet at the picnic tables by the Battleship TEXAS. We’ll send out a map of where to park once you’ve reserved your spot.

Ages: recommended 12+

Activity Level: Easy; we will walk about a quarter mile through the grass.

Cost: $20 per person; $15 (museum members) Space is limited, so sign up while tickets last.

Friday: https://apps.sanjacinto-museum.org/special-events?EV=185

Saturday: https://apps.sanjacinto-museum.org/onlineregistration?EV=184

Things to Bring: Sturdy shoes and bug spray (we’ll be walking through grass)

Notes: Tours will be canceled in case of rain.

For more information, email san-jacinto-battleground@thc.texas.gov or call 281-479-2431.