• Flying artillery crew in action.

    Palo Alto Battlefield

    National Historical Park Texas

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May 12, 2014
Active Trails Grant Awarded
The park was recently awarded a grant of $22,500 from the National Park Foundation Active Trails Program. The grant will be used to develop a trail map and guide, install way finding markers on the trail, and promote trail use as a healthy way to access the park.

Did You Know?

Battle of Palo Alto

Americans celebrated the battles of Palo Alto and Resaca de la Palma with songs, artwork, and poetry. One enterprising company even marketed a men’s hat called the “Palo Alto.” Sales were so brisk that a “Resaca” women’s hat soon followed.