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Battle For Texas: The Experience

Open Now: 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Open today: 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Night At the Museum at Battle for Texas
from US$16.23*
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Part Museum. Part Adventure. See the story of the Alamo brought to life all around you like never before! "The Experience" is a fully immersive museum adventure showcasing the most comprehensive collection of Alamo artifacts ever to be displayed...more
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Blum Street, at Alamo Plaza, San Antonio, TX 78205
+1 210-592-6825
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There are many actual artifacts from the Alamo and it explains everything that happened during the battle.

Thank LizzyBC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There were no re-enactors Just displays which were very nice however I felt very mislead by their web site. At the end I asked about this and was told there were allot of cutbacks due to being slow and was told that many people ask...More

Thank rodneyandrobinp
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a fun and amazing experience that started with Emily the Yellow Rose of Texas. A very special person. Very educational and moving.

Thank jimsmail898
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good place to visit, recommend doing this before visiting the alamo , it's very well put together and we'll worth a visit

Thank mickstokie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our family really enjoyed this museum. It was not busy at all and we got to take our time and walk around. Easy to read and follow exhibits. I highly recommend this before going to The Alamo you will know so much more of the...More

Thank Kathy C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lots of great pictures on the walls with a gift shop next door. Great Texas history lesson in a clean air conditioned area; plus restrooms are nearby.

Thank robfromnmusa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Battle for Texas provides artifacts and memorabilia that tell of the glory and devastation of Texas history. Towards the end of the of the there are actors that react the taking of the Alamo by Santa Anna with you (the guest) role playing the experience....More

Thank Inger A
Reviewed August 17, 2018

Because we parked in the garage above the Market, we came by the Battle for Texas experience on our way out the door to the Alamo. As we had time before our tour, and because we got a good deal on the entry fee for...More

Thank Daniel G
Reviewed August 11, 2018

This is a relatively new museum so they are still adding to it BUT the night time lantern tour is a must-do. The tour is like the movie "Night At The Museum". It's super fun! They bring history to life...literally. Big shout out to the...More

Thank jwildflowers40
Reviewed August 5, 2018 via mobile

Shout out to the yellow rose of Texas not only did she make our vaca a great memory but she convinced us to do the tour. Love ya rose from seattle

Thank browncorrinel
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Tia J
April 13, 2018|
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Response from April H | Reviewed this property |
No, probably not. There is a lot of reading and understanding the history. If the 2 year old would play or sleep independently of the adults, then perfect...otherwise, he/she would be bored.
December 17, 2017|
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Response from djfluth | Reviewed this property |
I Googled their web page to find the information that you need, but, Tripadvisor will not let me include website links. Tripadvisor - it would be much easier to be able to post their webpage. So, here is what I copied from... More
September 25, 2017|
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Response from snafudesert | Reviewed this property |
It's not a video! It's live action and you're a part of it! It last about 5-7 minutes. Re-enactors escort you through the "Alamo scene" with smoke and simulated cannon and musket fire. It's pretty cool. It's something... More