Texas Tropical Trail Region

Participant in the Texas Historical Commission's
Texas Heritage Trails Program

Brownsville: Civil War Weekend

November 2, 2013 - 9:00am to 3:00pm
3rd Annual Fall Symposium - Civil War Weekend

The Cameron County Historical Commission's Civil War Sesquicentennial Commission will be hosting the 3rd Fall Symposium of the Civil War Commemoration. The main speaker is Stephen Townsend, PhD., author of "The Yankee Invasion of Texas". Along with the symposium, there will be a reenactment at Boca Chica Beach of the Federal forces landing in south Texas.


  • Cameron County Courthouse "Dancy Bldg"
  • 1100 E. Monroe Street
  • Brownsville, Texas
  • 78520



  • Free

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