San Jacinto Symposium

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Saturday, April 4, 2020

The annual, one-day, Battle of San Jacinto Symposium is the preeminent conference on the Texas Revolutionary era. It is a forum for promoting public awareness and scholarship about the Mexican colonial era in Texas (1821-1835), the Texas Revolution (1835-1836), the Battle of San Jacinto (1836), and the Republic of Texas (1836-1845). These pivotal years, mark the transition from Spanish and Mexican sovereignty to independent Texas and annexation to the United States.

The theme of the 2020 Symposium is “Myths, Mysteries, and Misunderstandings of San Jacinto”.  Details on the 2020 symposium program forthcoming in November 2019.

Co-sponsored by the San Jacinto Battleground Conservancy (SJBC), the Symposium was started in 2001 by the SJBC and has now passed into the hands of the Texas State Historical Association.



Past Symposia

Meet the 2020 San Jacinto Symposium Speakers. Learn more about their backgrounds and accomplishments.

We have a great program scheduled for this year's event, and we're looking forward to seeing you there!

View programs from the storied history of past San Jacinto Symposia.                                         

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Sponsorship Levels:

$500 – Listed as Sponsor for Symposium on printed materials and on TSHA website, 1 registration for symposium, and 1 ticket for the Patrons Dinner

$1,000 – Listed as Sponsor on printed materials and on TSHA website, 2 registrations for symposium, and 2 tickets to Patrons Dinner

$2,500 – Listed as Sponsor on printed materials and TSHA website, 4 registrations for symposium, and 4 tickets to Patrons Dinner

If you are interested in supporting TSHA, please contact Angel Baldree at or call (512) 471-2723.

2020 Sponsors

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