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Palmito Ranch Battlefield

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Palmito Ranch Battlefield

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Chad W wrote a review Jan 2018
Temple, Texas942 contributions68 helpful votes
When you are married to an history teacher you find hidden gems like this. The site of the FINAL battle of the Civil War!
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Date of experience: July 2017
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Michelle J wrote a review Nov 2016
Tucson, Arizona113 contributions40 helpful votes
I would have loved to see more of the land, but it's impossible with how difficult the terrain is. It was very interesting and informative.
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Date of experience: October 2016
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bwcows01 wrote a review Oct 2016
Brownsville, Texas38 contributions13 helpful votes
Was great enjoyed the walk all kinds of sights and history. Pretty walking path, just part of the battlefields in Brownsville to visit but one of the best.
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Date of experience: August 2016
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rollingstoneman wrote a review Oct 2016
Golden, Colorado, USA100 contributions59 helpful votes
This battlefield is pretty hard to find - it's WAY out of town, and on Texas Highway 4, which is the road ending at Boca Chica Beach - it is NOT the road to Port Isabel and South Padre Island. You have be at the east edge of Brownsville to get on Highway 4 - there are NO other
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Date of experience: October 2016
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ibshydude wrote a review Mar 2016
Saint Louis, Missouri6 contributions2 helpful votes
It was not an easy place to find. They have a few markers and a AM radio station gives you information about the battle. I have visited a few Civil War battlefields and this one was kinda disappointing. The battle itself was fluid and this area was really just sand and scrub
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Date of experience: February 2016
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