San Jacinto Museum of History

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The Elevator and Observation Floor are currently closed, pending maintenance.  For that reason, admission ticket prices have been reduced by $2 for adults and by $1 for children.

 

Health and safety are our number one priority.  Wearing a mask is encouraged for all visitors age 5 and up within the museum.  

 

November 16-20: Museum open, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Wednesday through Sunday

November 23: Museum open, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Wednesday 

November 24: Museum closed for Thanksgiving Day

November 25-27: Museum open, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Friday through Sunday

November 30-December 4: Museum open, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Wednesday through Sunday

December 7-11: Museum open, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Wednesday through Sunday

Decenber 14: Museum open, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Wednesday

December 15-18: Museum open, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Thursday through Sunday

December 21-23: Museum open, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Wednesday through Friday

December 27-31: Museum open, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Tuesday through Saturday

January 1: Museum closed for New Years Day

January 4-8: Museum open, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Wednesday through Sunday

January 11-15: Museum open, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Wednesday through Sunday

January 18-22: Museum open, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Wednesday through Sunday

January 25-29: Museum open, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Wednesday through Sunday

     Check back here for changes to open dates and times.

 

For COVID-19 response information, visit our Health and Safety page.  

 

Just twenty minutes from downtown Houston, locals and out-of-towners alike can turn an afternoon daytrip into a trip back in time — at the San Jacinto Museum of History.

A battle, hiking trails, and some of the Gulf Coast’s best birding, whether you are entertaining guests, chaperoning a fieldtrip or just spending time with your family, a visit to the museum is an experience to remember.

View the pricing for special attractions.

 

Day Trips

Whether its a quick trip or a full day, the San Jacinto Battleground State Historic Site offers plenty to see and do.

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Group Visits

Make a Texas-sized impression and take advantage of discounted rates for your corporate or educational group's activities.

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Field Trips

Take your class back more than 150 years to the epic battle that became the birth of Texas independence.

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For Parents

Pack the car and experience a day at the San Jacinto Battleground State Historic Park that makes for smart, yet weary, children.

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Accessibility

The San Jacinto Monument and Museum will work with you to accommodate the needs of all visitors. 

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Guestbook

Craft your own historic message as you join those that have made this one of the greatest monuments in the world.

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ENTRANCE FEES

To eliminate the need for guests and staff to handle tickets, a flat rate of $12 per adult and $6 per child will cover all venues within the museum.  July 2021: reduced to $10 per adult and $5 per child for Texas Forever!!, admission to the special exhibit, and the museum gallery exhibiting Texas history.

 

                        Texas Forever!!
Interactive Experience
Observation Floor Special Exhibit: A Monumental Experience Combo Ticket
Best Value
ADULTS
$6.00 Included $6.00 Included $6.00 Included $16.50 $12.00 $10.00
CHILDREN
(11 and under)
$5.50 Included $4.50 Included $4.00 Included $12.50 $6.00     $5.00
SENIORS
(65 and over)
$5.50 Included $5.50 Included $5.50 Included $15.00 $12.00 $10.00
Active Duty MILITARY
$5.50 Included $5.50 Included $5.00 Included $15.00 $12.00    $10.00
Veterans
$5.50 Included $5.50 Included $5.00 Included $15.00 $12.00 $10.00
SCHOOL GROUP
$5.00 Included $5.00 Included $5.00 Included $5.00