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Student Programs

Habitats & History Summer Camp

Experience a week full of history, fun, and the great outdoors! In our week-long summer camp, your child will explore all aspects of the Battleship Texas and the San Jacinto Battleground state historic sites. Download the Habitats & History Summer Camp brochure to learn more.

Field Trips

Kids on a ship tour.Take your stu­dents back in time to ex­pe­ri­ence life on Battle­ship Texas and in the days of Sam Houston and Santa Anna. We offer three options for school groups.

Battleship Texas Self-Guided Tour

Students will explore the ship’s decks and maneuver her guns while learning about life onboard a real battleship. Make reservations in advance to get discount prices for your group.

Battleship Texas Guided Tour (one hour)

Take look at the history and daily life on board the Battleship Texas with a certified park interpreter. Guided tours are offered Wednesday through Friday, 10 a.m. to noon, and 1 to 3 p.m. Space is limited. Call for more information.

Battleship TEXAS Deck Activity Package (1 hour)

Take an in-depth look at topics relating to the ship and World War II. These themed presentations include a program and a brief introduction to the ship. Activities depend on the age level of the group, and may include topics such as the WWII home front, communication, and crew life. The ship’s educator will choose the activities based on your group’s age level and size.

All participants must be able to read, and the absolute minimum grade level is 3rd grade.

These packages do not include a complete guided tour of the ship.

Deck Activity Packages on Battleship Texas are available on Thursday and Friday. Call for more information.

Other field trip information

Field Trip Guidelines provide hints and rules for a fun, interactive day.

San Jacinto Battleground State Historic Site also offers school group tours.

Discounted school group prices:

Cost per StudentCost per Adult
Battleship Texas Admission $3 $3
Guided Battleship Tour $2 $2
Deck Activity Package $2 $2

You must make reservations in advance to pay discount prices. Guided tours and deck packages must be arranged in advance.

Make your reservations today by calling (281) 479-2431, ext. 234.


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