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Old City Cemetery


Map of Old City Cemetery 2019-12-05


  1. Resaca
  2. Walking Path

ATTENTION:   In response to the spread of COVID-19, playgrounds and facilities are temporarily closed.

If you decide to visit a park/trail, please be mindful of social distancing. Protect yourself and others. Make sure you're wearing a face mask (face covering). Maintain distance--Stay 6 feet away from other people. Avoid mass gathering. No crowds, no groups. 

COB PARD staff will be working to help maintain the standard upkeep, maintenance, stewardship of site facilities.  

Stay safe. 

Established in 1850 in historic downtown Brownsville and is listed in the National Register of Historic Places by the United States Department of the Interior.

Some of the historic figures buried at the Old City Cemetery include Rafael Morales, a Mexican soldier in Santa Anna’s army who fought against General Sam Houston in the battle of San Jacinto in 1836.