Unique learning experience

The battlefield of Palo Alto is much more than just a scene of conflict. The site is also an ideal atmosphere for learning. The broad field with its surrounding brush and thickets typifies the forbidding, yet often beautiful landscape of south Texas. The staff hopes to make this important site into your classroom and laboratory where human and natural history will come alive for your students.

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Capture of General de la Vega

Palo Alto Battlefield at your school

Bring Palo Alto Battlefield to your students. Review our ever-growing lesson plans and curricula.

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Students becoming cannoneers

Make the park your classroom

Bring your students to Palo Alto Battlefield for a unique learning opportunity and experience the battlefield firsthand.

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Student wearing Mexican War era items

Hands-on history

Go beyond the textbook and bring history to life in your classroom!

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