2022 San Jacinto Symposium:
Causes of the Texas Revolution

April 30th, 2022
University of Houston – Downtown

Presented by The Texas State Historical Association and the San Jacinto Battleground Association. The annual Battle of San Jacinto Symposium is the preeminent conference on the Texas Revolution era. The objective is to promote public awareness and scholarship on the Mexican national 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.

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Location & Parking

The symposium will be held inside The Wilhelmina Cullen Robertson Auditorium (A350), located on the 3rd floor (Main Street Level) of the Academic Building

Visitor Parking is available in the onsite garage for $8.

201 Girard Street, Houston Texas

CPE Credits

Continuing Professional Education (CPE) credit for K-12 educators is offered for attending this event. Please email [email protected] for details


Co-sponsored by the San Jacinto Battleground Association (Also know as the San Jacinto Battleground Conservancy), the Symposium was started in 2001 by the SJBC. Management of the Symposium has now passed into the hands of the Texas State Historical Association, a 501(c)(3) non-profit dedicated to the preservation of Texas history.