Texas' National Parks

Explore the Park Sites of the Lone Star State


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From the pristine beachfront of the Texas Gulf Coast to the mountainous terrain of the Chihuahuan Desert, Texas’ 13 national parks create an impressive list.

Outdoor adventurers find haven at Guadalupe Mountains National Park and the remote Big Bend National Park. For those looking to see the Gulf Coast, hit the Big Thicket National Preserve, and the sterling Padre Island National Seashore – the park with the baby sea turtles.

History lovers can visit the incredible grounds of the Palo Alto Battlefield National Historical Park, Fort Davis National Historic Site, and of course the San Antonio Missions National Historical Park.

Texas heritage is also found in Hill Country, where you can visit the Texas White House at Lyndon B. Johnson National Historical Park.