Eyewitness To War News
This "news broadcast" is a series of educational videos geared towards kids. The segments are listed in order below.
Younger visitors can discover the history of Palo Alto Battlefield with our Junior Ranger Program. By completing the activities in our Junior Ranger booklet, kids will receive certificates and badges making them official Junior Rangers. Booklets are available at the front desk or by download.
The Junior Ranger program is great fun for the whole family. It will enhance your visit to the park and make for fond memories as well.
Did You Know?
The battles of Palo Alto and Resaca de la Palma introduced a new form of news gathering. Following the clashes, many newspapers sent reporters to the Rio Grande to cover the unfolding events, ushering in the era of the war correspondent.