San Felipe de Austin State Historic Site

SFA statue. Young girl interacting with exhibit. The replica log cabin. Navigational tools

15945 FM 1458
San Felipe, TX 77473
GPS: N29° 48' 25" W96° 5' 51.3"


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Commemorating the pivotal years of Texas’ history, San Felipe de Austin State Historic Site preserves the location where Stephen F. Austin established his colony in 1823. Walk in the footsteps of the’ early pioneers in Texas history at what was once the social, economic, and political center, as well as the first capital of the provisional government of Texas.

Upcoming Events

October 1

Texas Archeology Month Event

Join us for special activities, tours and program offerings.                

October 20

Museum Ceremonial Groundbreaking

Please join the Texas Historical Commission and the Friends of the Texas Historical Commission at San Felipe de Austin State Historic Site for a museum ceremonial groundbreaking on Thursday, Oct. 20 at 10 a.m.

November 5

Father of Texas Celebration

Join us for all day activities and programming with emphasis on hands-on activities for children and families as well as structured tour/program offerings.           

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