Palo Alto Battlefield is located on the north side of Brownsville, TX, near the city of Los Fresnos, TX. The park lies at the northeast corner of the intersection of FM 1847/Paredes Line Rd. and FM 511/FM 550.
The park is also the starting point for the Brownsville Historic Battlefield Hike and Bike Trail.
The park is approximately five miles north of downtown Brownsville, TX.
From US Highway 77/83
Brownsville is readily accessible via a number of area airports. The closest terminal is the Brownsville South Padre Island International Airport in Brownsville. Other options include:
Did You Know?
Numerous counties in the State of Iowa take their names from people and places of the U.S.-Mexican War. Palo Alto County, of course, honors the first battle of the war.