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“Great if you like a Bird's eye view.”

Tower of the Americas
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US$44.38*
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San Antonio Hop-On Hop-Off Trolley Tour, River...
Ranked #51 of 281 things to do in San Antonio
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: This 750-foot tower built for the 1968 HemisFair has unbeatable panoramic views, especially if you're in the tower's revolving restaurant.
Reviewed May 14, 2018

They also have walls about Texas history with audio that you can activate while looking at the scenery. And a 4D movie theater that shows 10 minute shows, restrooms, cafe, as well as a revolving dining room and bar. Set amid the old Hemisfair fair grounds.

Thank Carol U
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Reviewed May 14, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic food and great service, but in my opinion not worth the money just for the notoriety. Expect to pay $50-60 each with tip. Had to get the kids something to eat later because they were still hungry. Wish I had paid to go to the observation deck, and used our food money elsewhere. If money is not an issue for you then you'll love it. A millitary discount would be nice.

Thank Bryan S
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Reviewed May 13, 2018

The food is average. The decor reminds me of the 60s and 70s.
The best is to be able to see San Antonio, El Alamo, The Mission, while having dinner. I like this type of restaurant, turning slowly to see all around, over the city.

Thank Carlos A
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Reviewed May 13, 2018

This place is a little pricey but access for a ticket if for the full day, so we went twice (one for day views and one for night). The have a pricey fine dining restaurant and a separate lounge as well as the observation deck. Awesome photo opportunities.

Thank John M
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Reviewed May 13, 2018

We went for happy hour and food and drinks were great. Nice service and fantastic views. We went to the observation deck for a 360 view of San Antonio and then did the short 4D movie. The grounds are unbelievably beautiful. Highly recommend a visit here.

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