Confederate Reunion Grounds State Historic Site

Roadway sign. Visitors learn about cannons. The historic pavilion. Reenactors play music. Underneath the dance pavilion. The Old Val Verde Cannon, period flags, and the historic pavilion.

1738 FM 2705
Mexia, TX 76667
GPS: N31° 38' 0.9" W96° 33' 26"
P: 254-472-0959

C: (254) 716-3730 

crg@thc.texas.gov

 

 

Driving map to Confederate Reunion Grounds.

On the edge of the Navasota River, Confederate Reunion Grounds State Historic Site commemorates a place where Confederate Civil War veterans and families reunited from 1889–1946. Today, it remains a gathering place for living history events and family reunions, and features an 1902 dance pavilion, Civil War-era cannon, and ruins of structures from the “Roaring ‘20s” and Mexia Oil Boom. 

 

Upcoming Events

July 17

Science Hour Wednesdays

July 10th, 17th, 24th, 31st

Science Hour Wednesdays 9:00am - 10:00am 

On Wednesdays we do science! Bring out your scientist for some fun experiments! Each Wednesday will present a different theme. Ages 8-12. $2.00 per child

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July 20

Water Balloon Fight

It's hot during summer! Come and cool off with an old fashioned water balloon fight. We will start at 2:00 pm so make sure you get here early! 

We advise you to wear some type of closed toe water shoes. The Site has stickers in the grass...

July 24

Science Hour Wednesdays

July 10th, 17th, 24th, 31st

Science Hour Wednesdays 9:00am - 10:00am 

On Wednesdays we do science! Bring out your scientist for some fun experiments! Each Wednesday will present a different theme. Ages 8-12. $2.00 per child

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  • Civil War Living History and Reenactment: Soldiers firing canons