Casa Navarro State Historic Site

Explore the stories of Texas hero José Antonio Navarro, a key advocate for Tejano rights in early Texas at his newly restored 1850s adobe and limestone homestead. Navarro was a signer of the Texas Declaration of Independence, and delegate to the Texas Constitutional Convention. The new interactive, multi-sensory interpretive exhibits explore his achievements and legacy as a true statesman for Texas. After exploring the facilities, take a moment to relax in the urban garden oasis in the heart of downtown San Antonio.

Contact Info
Address: 228 South Laredo Street, San Antonio, TX 78207. Bexar County. Tel: 210-226-4801. Email: casa-navarrow@thc.state.tx.us. Website: www.visitcasanavarro.com. Hrs: Tues.-Sun. 10AM-5PM.

Trip Info
Grade Level: All grades. Activity Type: Day Trips, Guided Tours, Self-Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 1 hour. Cost: Fee.
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Social Studies.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Social Studies.  
 

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Historic Site Lesson Plan

While visiting one of the many historical sites around the country, such as Philadelphia’s Independence Hall or Washington D.C.’s National Mall, consider reasons for preserving them. They are historically significant and can be visited, toured, and admired. Students learn about the historical relevance of specific historical sites and the importance of preserving these sites.... Continue