Tales from the Tombstone: Candlelight Graveyard Tours

Oct 29 2021 - 6:15pm to 7:30pm

San Jacinto Battleground State Historic Site


four lit candles with a dark background; text reads "Tales from the Tombstone"

The San Jacinto Battleground has been a final resting place for Texans for at least 200 years. This Halloween, join us for a special candlelight tour of two of our cemeteries to illuminate the real stories of the men and women who lived, fought and died here.

When: Friday, October 29 & Saturday, October 30; 6:15 pm – 7:30 pm

Where: Meet at the picnic tables by the Battleship TEXAS. We’ll send out a map of where to park once you’ve reserved your spot.

Ages: recommended 12+

Activity Level: Easy; we will walk about a quarter mile through grass

Cost: $20 per person; $15 (museum members); buy your tickets at Eventbrite. Space is limited, so sign-up while tickets last.

Things to Bring: Sturdy shoes and bug spray (we’ll be walking through grass)

Notes: Tours will be cancelled in case of rain.

For more information, email san-jacinto-battleground@thc.texas.gov or call 281-479-2431.