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3 Best Landmarks in San Antonio, TX

Expert recommended Top 3 Landmarks in San Antonio, Texas. All of our landmarks actually face a rigorous 50-Point Inspection, which includes customer reviews, history, complaints, ratings, satisfaction, trust, cost and general excellence. You deserve only the best!

THE ALAMO

300 Alamo Plaza, San Antonio, TX 78205 Directions

Since 1718

Here’s The Deal:
The Alamo Mission is commonly called the Alamo and was originally known as the Misión San Antonio de Valero. It is a historic Spanish mission and fortress compound founded in the 18th century by Roman Catholic missionaries. It is known as the location of the Battle of the Alamo in 1836. The museum provides different group packages to help your learning goals. The Alamo has the Long Barrack Museum, where you can see the history given by an Alamo Translator. It affords free admission for guided and audio tours.

SPECIALTY:
Visitor Map, Group Workshops, Guided and Audio Tour, Private, Outreach, Daily Programming, Grounds and Activities, Gift Shop, Film Requests, Exhibitions, Summer Camp, Alamo Plaza, Historic Sites, Hall, After Hours Tour, Events & Phil Collins Collection

Price: Private Tours:
$40 per person 5 - 20 people
After-Hours Tours - $25 per person 20 - 75 people
Group Tours - $20 per person 20 - 30 people

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thealamo.org/visit

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Mon-Sun: 9am - 5:30pm

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MISSION SAN JOSE

6701 San Jose Drive, San Antonio, TX 78214 Directions

Since 1782

Here’s The Deal:
'Mission San Jose' was established in 1720 by Fray Antonio Margil de Jesus. It has been preserved so well that it shows tourists how more than 250 years ago missions would have looked. It is the largest of five missions in San Antonio is best known for its rose window. It captures a transitional moment in history. It is lovely and welcoming to the visitors where you can learn about history. They have self-guided and guided tours.

SPECIALTY:
Historical Building, Architecture, Park Rangers, Guided Tour, World Heritage Site & Gift Shop

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nps.gov/saan/planyourvisi...

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Mon-Sun: 9am - 5pm

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SPANISH GOVERNOR'S PALACE

105 Plaza De Armas, San Antonio, TX 78205 Directions

Since 1722

Here’s The Deal:
Spanish Governor’s Palace is a landmark of national history in the town of San Antonio. The palace was the main commandant for the military garrison’s captains from 1722 to the early 1800s. The rooms at this palace are decorated with objects from the Spanish Colonial period and featured with the beautifully landscaped courtyard gardens. It has a typical Spanish colonial atmosphere; the courtyard is surrounded by stucco-stoned walls and has an open arched patio. The Presidio San Antonio de Bexar’s last visible trace is the only remaining example of an aristocratic Spanish Colonial townhouse in Texas. It affords free admission for children (under age 7).

SPECIALTY:
Historical Things, Private Receptions, Palace, Fountain, Grand Courtyard, Weddings, Architectural Structure, Rooms, Historic Sites & Museum

Price: Adult - $5
Seniors (age 60 & up) - $3
Military with ID - $3
Children (ages 7-13) - $3

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spanishgovernorspalace.org

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Tue-Sat: 9am - 5pm
Sun: 10am - 5pm
Mon: Closed

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