Brownsville

Stand on the grounds of the first battle of the Mexican American War and the last land battle of the Civil War, then follow frontier history through World War I at Fort Brown. Architectural treasures include the only Richard Neutra-designed International Style home in Texas and buildings mixed with Spanish, Mexican, and New Orleans influences throughout three historic districts. Cemeteries, museums and Market Square tours unfold fascinating local and statewide stories of Brownsville’s heritage.