Casa Navarro State Historic Site

Quick Facts
228 S. Laredo St., San Antonio, Texas
Casa Navarro celebrates the life of a tireless advocate of Texas independence.
state historic site, National Historic Landmark, National Register of Historic Places

Born in the Spanish town of Béxar, José Antonio Navarro’s life (1795-1871) and career spanned four distinct periods of Texas history: Spanish, Mexican, the Republic of Texas, and the United States. A signer of the Texas Declaration of Independence, a writer of the Texas State Constitution, and the namesake of Navarro County, he was a champion of civil rights for Hispanics.

Site Information

Location (228 S. Laredo St., San Antonio, Texas)

The Navarro complex contains three structures: the house, which dates to the 1850s; a kitchen, constructed in the 1830s; and a two-story office building/commercial space, also from the 1850s.

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El Camino Real de los Tejas National Historic Trail

El Camino Real de los Tejas National Historic Trail

Last updated: January 12, 2023