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San Antonio Missions National Historical Park

2202 Roosevelt Ave, San Antonio, TX 78210-4919
+1 210-932-1001
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Historical area that stretches nine miles and contains four important 18th-century missions.
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2202 Roosevelt Ave, San Antonio, TX 78210-4919
+1 210-932-1001
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We loved touring the missions. The park service has done an excellent job of identifying the history of this mission and those that visited it. I took tons of photos but unfortunately damaged my cell phone along the way and have none to show. The...More

Thank bradybunch05
Reviewed 3 days ago

I only went to 2 of the Missions. Mission San Jose is beautiful. Matter of fact, I went there twice. Please take the time to walk around. I was on a bus tour and even the driver told me to take my time. Go inside...More

Thank cld1825
Reviewed 4 days ago

We loved visiting the Missions and learning more history that each one told. Walking through them brought feelings of gratitude for those who experienced what they did here.

Thank StacyStenz
Reviewed 6 days ago

The second mission on the mission trail is the best. Can't remember the name of it but not Mission Conception. The mission has much more to visit. We had a ranger giving a tour so it was very interesting.

Thank StraitSharon
Reviewed 6 days ago

We enjoyed touring the Missions, and it wasn't too far away from downtown San Antonio. The mission offered insight into how people lived and worshiped back in the day.

Thank SuzieQT2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was lucky and greatful to have a day to adventure through the history of these missions. Wonderful architecture, well maintained, interesting and easy to travel from one to the other to the other! Would highly recommend especially if you like to take pictures! You can...More

Thank EJ B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The San Antonio Missions are a part of Texas history. And they do not charge an entrance fee but ask for donations. The Mission trail provides banners, markers and signs for you to reach the five Missions. The San Jose Mission is my favorite but...More

Thank Marianne M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really enjoyed going to see the various highlights of San Antonio. Really more there than I thought. The Missions are definitely worth going to see.

Thank Mickey O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very interesting history. The landmarks are not that big so it won't take long to go through each one. Worth the visit.

Thank Kevin N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I took the time to drive the Mission Trail and see the other four missions apart from The Alamo. Very interesting and enjoyable. Since it is very hot in the summer, I recommend taking a water bottle or at least have a...More

Thank Donna D
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Cheryl Y
4 July 2017|
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Response from jansonatrip | Reviewed this property |
It is quite a long walk. Consider the missions were originally little villages so they were spread at a distance on the San Antonio river for transportation and communication.
26 April 2017|
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Response from ZinnHouston | Reviewed this property |
By the way, many of the park maps are wrong--you can't rely on GPS--streets are under construction in some places.
Kathryn J
4 April 2017|
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Response from Murray W | Reviewed this property |
I would schedule at least half a day for the four missions (i.e. excluding the Alamo). That will give you about 45 minutes to walk around and explore each mission with 15 minutes travel time between them (which should be... More