The Alamo Mission in San Antonio, commonly called The Alamo and originally known as the Misión San Antonio de Valero, is a historic Spanish mission and fortress compound founded in the 18th century by Roman Catholic missionaries in what is now San Antonio, Texas, United States. It was the site of…
The Alamo is an amazing part of San Antonio's rich history. I always recommend to anyone coming to stay especially for the first time to make sure to have it on their list of places to visit!
Travel Time: 20 minutes. Very popular place to visit while in San Antonio. Free to the public! I do recommend purchasing an audio tour ($7/ea), if not a guided tour from the kiosk outside of the Alamo entrance. It is well worth the money, otherwise you may get there and wonder what all the fuss is…
The Alamo is less than 3 miles away and a must see while visiting San Antonio!
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