3939 Grand Ave
Dallas, TX 75210
Special Exhibit: Battle of San Jacinto (April 16th-24th, 2016)
The Battle of San Jacinto was fought on April 21, 1836. The battle lasted less than an hour with the Texans under General Sam Houston defeating the army of General Santa Anna. This decisive battle led to Texas independence from Mexico. On display will be rare items including Sam Houston’s handwritten report of the Battle of San Jacinto and Santa Anna’s spurs.