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Battleship Texas State Historic Site in La Porte, Texas (Harris County)

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About the State Park

Battleship Texas HDR | Photo credit: BevoStevo

Battleship Texas HDR | Photo credit: BevoStevo

Battleship Texas State Historic Site is located on the Houston Ship Channel near the San Jacinto Monument in La Porte, Texas, in eastern Harris County. It is the final resting place of one of the oldest surviving modern naval ships, the USS Texas, a United States Navy battleship commissioned in 1914 that served in both World Wars. [Read more…]