Battleship Closure/Transfer Alert…

Battleship Texas State Historic Site

The Battleship Texas is closed for a lengthy repair project. No reopening date has been set. 

On Aug, 1, 2020, operational control of the Battleship Texas, was transferred to the Battleship Texas Foundation. Go to the Battleship Texas Foundation website for more information and operational details. 

More than 36,000 items are part of the Battleship Texas artifact collection. Many will be on display after the ship is repaired. Until then, TPWD curators are caring for the collection. We are not accepting new donations at this time, but please contact the ship's curator for more information. 

Area Attractions

Picnic and check out programs and tours of the San Jacinto Battleground State Historic Site

Battleship Texas is a short drive from downtown Houston and the Gulf of Mexico.

3523 Independence Parkway South
LaPorte, TX 77571

Latitude: 29.755810

Longitude: -95.090349

(713) 827-9620

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The Battleship Texas is closed for a lengthy repair project; a reopening date has not been set. 


On Aug, 1, 2020, operational control of the Battleship Texas, was transferred to the Battleship Texas Foundation

 

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