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Experience La Belle in exhibition and on film

La Belle: The Ship That Changed History

The remains of the French sailing vessel La Belle were reassembled during a seven-month, award-winning exhibition at the Bullock Museum. Now on view, the shipwreck La Belle is the central artifact that will introduce new scholarship on early Texas history and anchor the Museum's permanent galleries.  Discover the early history of Texas through the 17th-century ship, select original artifacts, and a multi-sensory film that tell this important narrative.


Join young Pierre Talon, a survivor of La Salle's doomed journey, as he tells the story of murder, kidnapping, loss, and discovery in this original, multi-sensory film where you can feel the wind and mist on your face as you become a part of this amazing and historic journey.