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

April 11

CANCELED Egg Hunt!

“To support the health and safety of our community, we are suspending all public programs, group tours, and field trips through April 30. The Confederate Reunion Grounds remains open at this time, and we will continue to implement rigorous...

May 23

Memorial Day Luminary Display

This Saturday, the Confederate Reunion Grounds will leave the gates open until 10:00 pm to allow the community to come out and see the luminary display. 

This display has been done the past few years as a way to honor the idea of Memorial...

November 14

Second Annual Chili Cook-off

Last year was so much fun, we have decided to host another Chili Cook-off this Fall!

Chefs: Admission is $10.00 to enter your chili. Please have chili cooked and ready to go in a crock-pot or similar container. Plugs will be available for...

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  • Civil War Living History and Reenactment: Soldiers firing canons