"La Belle: The Ship That Changed History"

Witness the live-action rebuild of the 1686 French ship, La Belle, excavated from Matagorda Bay on the Texas coast. It sank after being abandoned by the expedition of Rene Robert Cavelier, Sieur de La Salle, who mistakenly thought the bay was the mouth of the Mississippi River. Discover the La Belle's story through more than 100 rare artifacts, newly edited film footage and interviews with conservators.

October 25-May 17

1800 N. Congress Ave.


"La Belle: The Ship That Changed History"

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1800 N. Congress Ave.,
Austin, TX
Phone: 512/936-8746
Dates: 10/25/2014 - 5/17/2015