• Flying artillery crew in action.

    Palo Alto Battlefield

    National Historical Park Texas


Below is a collection of brochures and flyers available for download. The files require Adobe Acrobat to be viewed and used. The park will continue to add to the list, so check back often.

2014-2015 Special Events & Programs (PDF 0.98 MB)

Women in the U.S./Mexican War (PDF 368 KB)

Bird Checklist (PDF 33 KB)

Track Checklist (PDF 134 KB)

Butterfly Checklist (PDF 26 KB)

Lock, Stock, & Barrel (PDF 18.2 MB)

Battlefield Safety (PDF 59.7 KB)

Did You Know?

Battle of Palo Alto

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.