Goliad State Park and Historic Site
|Goliad State Park and Historic Site|
|Location||US 183 at San Antonio River, Goliad, Texas|
|Area||188.3 acres (76.2 ha)|
|Governing body||Texas Parks and Wildlife Department|
Goliad State Park Historic District
|Area||250 acres (100 ha)|
|Architect||Atlee Bernard Ayres, Samuel Phelps Vosper, et al.|
|Architectural style||Colonial Revival, Moderne, NPS Rustic|
|NRHP reference No.||01000258|
|Added to NRHP||March 12, 2001|
Goliad State Park and Historic Site is a 188.3 acres (76 ha) state park located along the San Antonio River on the southern edge of Goliad, Texas. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places (#01000258) on March 12, 2001.
The park features campsites, screened shelters, Group Hall and Chapel, an amphitheater, and the El Camino Real de los Tejas Visitors Center.
Goliad area historic sites include:
- Reconstructed Mission Nuestra Señora del Espíritu Santo de Zúñiga;
- Ruins of Mission Nuestra Señora del Rosario;
- Reconstructed birthplace of Ignacio Zaragoza; and
- Fannin Memorial Monument, the burial site of James Fannin and the Goliad Massacre victims, by Raoul Josset, 1939.
- Presidio La Bahía.
- List of Texas state parks
- List of Texas State Historic Sites
- National Register of Historic Places listings in Goliad County, Texas
- Recorded Texas Historic Landmarks in Goliad County
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