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Mission Concepcion

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Address: 807 Mission Road, San Antonio, TX 78210
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This 200-year-old Franciscan mission at the very heart of the Mission Trail...

This 200-year-old Franciscan mission at the very heart of the Mission Trail was originally built against claims of French colonization.

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See the Frescos of the Oldest Unrestored Stone Church in America

Mission Concepcion is the closest to downtown San Antonio, about 3 miles (4.8k), of the four missions preserved by the San Antonio Missions National Historic Park and it is one of... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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Avon, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Mission Concepcion is the closest to downtown San Antonio, about 3 miles (4.8k), of the four missions preserved by the San Antonio Missions National Historic Park and it is one of the two most impressive, Mission San Jose being the other. Originally founded in 1716 in eastern Texas, the mission was moved to its current location along the San Antonio... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Another mission, once you have seen one you have pretty much seen them all. The San Jose Mission is the most informative. There are no guided tours here and I believe that is important.

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Dundas, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If you go see any of the missions along Mission Road this one & San Jose are the best. The church is beautiful, still some original painting, plus any restoration have been kept as close to original as possible. Amazing story about the light through the small window at the top front of the church shining onto the painting of... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We try to stop at all nAtional park sites. This has been one of my favorites. Absolutely beautiful. Definitely take the time to visit the different missions

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing place to,visit a must. For a trip to San Antonio, so much history in the missions of Texas You must take a tour of the other missions , when you visit you can use their bikes ready for you to use .

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of several old missions from the 1800s that helped settlers and Indians form communities of worship and economic development. The missions offered a central place where people could congregate and work together to develop the territory.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Her total of six of these… Are you unfortunately only get to visit two of them. This was the first one on my journey. The architecture is absolutely stunning. The wall paintings from back in the day have been preserved and are gorgeous to look at. The church inside is very delightful. A lot of history on these which is... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful old church in San Antonio. We had a guide who gave us an informative tour. Still used today for services.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went at 9:30am for a 10am Mass. Good thing because the seats were filling up. Not many seats for an active community but the musicians were just so exciting & uplifting. The congregation is amazing, as well as the priest & deacon. You really feel a part of the community in one visit. Our hearts were filled with pure... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took own driving tour of missions. Enjoyed seeing and experiencing the missions I have learned and read about.

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