Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site

23400 Park Rd. 12
Washington, TX 77880- Map It
(936) 878-2214

AAA Editor Notes

Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site is on FM 1155 just 1 mi. s. of jct. SR 105. The 293-acre park on the site of the first capitol of the Republic of Texas includes a living history farm, a museum and Independence Hall, a replica of the building where the Texas Declaration of Independence was signed. Also on the grounds are an amphitheater, walking trails and a picnic area. Pets on leash allowed in designated areas only. Guided tours are available. Pets on leash are allowed. Picnicking is permitted.
Park free. Guided tour $5; $3 (ages 7-18 and students with ID); $15 (family, two adults and up to five children). Combination ticket for Independence Hall, Barrington Living History Farm and Star of the Republic Museum $9; $6 (ages 7-18 and students with ID); $27 (family, two adults and up to five children).
Hours: Walking trails open daily 8-dusk. Visitor center daily 10-5. Guided tours of Independence Hall are available daily at 10, 11, 1, 2, 3 and 4.