Located at the southernmost tip of , Brownsville is a popular location for Mexican and American beach tourists. It is part of the , a four-county region known for its abundance in citrus fruit production and Winter Texan population.

Landmarks in the Area

Gladys Porter Zoo is a zoological and botanical park located in . Photo: Jc161991, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Immaculate Conception Cathedral is a historic church at 1218 East Jefferson Street in , . Photo: 25or6to4, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Resaca de la Palma Battlefield is the site in , where American forces under General Zachary Taylor engaged Mexican forces under General Mariano Arista on May 9, 1846 in the Battle of Resaca de la Palma. is situated 2½ miles north of Brownsville. Photo: 25or6to4, CC BY-SA 3.0.

St. Thomas Church is a Catholic church located in the city of .


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