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Things To Do in San Antonio, Texas

Explore south-central Texas for it's rich historical and cultural heritage. San Antonio is famous for The Alamo, celebrating the battle for Texan independence from Mexico. Just a few blocks from Brackenridge House is the beautiful River Walk promenade where you'll find charming shops and cafes. Visit the 750-ft. Tower of the Americas for spectacular views of the city. We are happy to help you plan your trip to San Antonio!

Old stone church with large double doors

The Alamo

The entrance to the Alamo Church and grounds is free. Take an informative guided tour of this historic Spanish mission and fortress compound.

Skyscrapers and tower in city lights

Tower of the Americas

Located in downtown San Antonio, the 750-foot-tall Tower of the Americas provides guests the most spectacular view of the Alamo City.

Decorative flags strung infront of bell tower

Historic Market Square

Enjoy the sights and flavors of old Mexico at Historic Market Square and explore over 100 local businesses that provide a unique market place experience.

Canal next to walkway with bridge

San Antonio River Walk

Walk, shop, dine, and enjoy the hospitality of our world-renowned urban waterway. Hop aboard a riverboat and discover why 13 million people visit every year.

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Shops at Rivercenter

The Shops at Rivercenter is a shopping mall located in Downtown San Antonio, Texas, the United States along the city's River Walk.

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San Fernando Cathedral

San Fernando Cathedral also called the Cathedral of Our Lady of Candelaria and Guadalupe is a cathedral of the Roman Catholic Church located in downtown San Antonio.

Building and plantlife around shallow lake

Japanese Tea Garden

The historical Japanese Tea Garden features a lush year-round garden and a floral display with shaded walkways, stone bridges, a 60-foot waterfall and ponds filled with Koi.

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San Antonio Zoo

The 35-acre San Antonio Zoo in Brackenridge Park has a collection of over 3,500 animals representing 750 species. The zoo is open year-round.

Flamingos staning in water

SeaWorld San Antonio

Whether you're planning a vacation with the kids or a weekend getaway for two, a day of rides, roller coasters, shows, and animal experiences.

Wine, cheese, and nuts in vineyard

Texas Hill Country Wineries

In the Texas Hill Country, we have a variety of amazing wineries. Many wineries host events all year round, including grape stomps, wine pairings, and live music.

Other Places To Visit

Landmarks & Museums

Briscoe Western Art Museum
San Antonio Museum of Art
McNay Museum
The Wittie Museum
San Antonio Missions
The Alamo
San Fernando Cathedral
Spanish Government Palace
Institute of Texas Cultures
Tower of the Americas
River Walk

In The King William District

Steves Homestead Museum
Gunter House
Villa Finale
Blue Star Art Complex

Nearby Attractions

La Villita
Majestic Theatre
Pearl Brewer
Fiesta Texas
San Antonio Zoo
San Antonio Aquarium
Botanical Gardens
Sea World
Marquet Squart
Japanese Tea Gardens
Shops at La Cantera
Shops at River Center

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230 Madison
San Antonio, TX 78204