Follow in the footsteps of Texas’ greatest hero as he was called on at Washington-on-the-Brazos to lead the small Texas army against Mexican General Santa Anna. From Washington-on-the-Brazos, Houston moved his men toward San Jacinto where he defeated the Mexican general on April 21, 1836. Visit the museum and home where he and Margaret lived in Huntsville. Our tour will conclude at the magnificent sculpture over Sam Houston’s grave at Oakwood Cemetery in Huntsville.
Cancellations - For full refund, please let us know at least 1 week prior to the beginning of the tour.
For 50% refund, we require 48 hours notice prior to beginning of tour.
Day 1 – Depart 9 a.m. for Washington-on-the-Brazos
Arrive at Washington-on-the-Brazos
Tour of Museum with local guide
Lunch at Washington-on-the-Brazos
Check in at Far View B&B in Brenham
Dinner in Brenham
Day 2 - Battlefield visit
Visit Downtown Brenham
Head for San Jacinto for tour of the Tower and the Shell Museum
Lunch at The Monument Inn
Head for Huntsville
Check into hotel in Huntsville
Dinner at 1836 Restaurant
Day 3 – Tour Sam Houston Statue Visitor Center
Visit the Sam Houston Museum with local guide
Lunch in downtown Huntsville
Tour Oakwood Cemetery
For your special occasions - 12 passenger, limo seating, party van with a dance pole! Cooler with cold water.
April 21, 2023
April 23, 2023
8 - 12 People Total
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