San Antonio

Historical and Educational Attractions

This page lists attractions of historical, cultural, or educational significance in the San Antonio, Texas area. Listings may include historical homes, battlefields, forts, monuments, famous birthplaces, and other places of historical significance, as well educational attractions such as planetariums.
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Alamo, The

Home of the famous 1836 battle and to living history demonstrations and special events throughout th ...

300 Alamo Plaza, San Antonio, Texas, 78205
Arneson River Theatre at La Villita

This beautiful and historic theatre, located in the La Villita Historic Arts Village, is the perfect ...

418 Villita Street, San Antonio, Texas, 78205
Aztec Theatre

The Aztec Theatre is San Antonio's premier historical multi-purpose entertainment and events facilit ...

104 N. St. Mary's, San Antonio, Texas, 78205
Basilica Of The National Shrine Of The Little Flower, The

The Basilica of the National Shrine of the Little Flower has the stature of being, the most beautifu ...

1715 N. Zarzamora, San Antonio, Texas, 78201
Battle For Texas: The Experience

The Battle of the Alamo is coming to life in a fully immersive and interactive adventure known as Ba ...

Alamo Plaza at Blum Street, San Antonio, Texas, 78205
Casa Navarro State Historic Site

Explore the life of a Texas patriot in the heart of downtown San Antonio. A rancher, merchant, and o ...

228 S. Laredo St, San Antonio, Texas, 78207
Ft. Sam Houston’s Quadrangle

Fort Sam Houston was designated as a National Historic Landmark in 1975. As one of the Army's oldest ...

1400 E Grayson St, San Antonio, Texas, 78208
Hemisfair Historic Buildings

There are 22 historic properties on the Hemisfair campus. Some are brutalist concrete buildings from ...

434 S Alamo St, San Antonio, Texas, 78205
Herff Farm

The Herff farm is now teaching local history and has opened the restored Farmhouse to the public on ...

33 Herff Road, Boerne, Texas, 78006
Historic Sunset Station

Historic Sunset Station is located just one hundred yards north of the Alamodome and a short walk fr ...

1174 E Commerce St, San Antonio, Texas, 78205
Holocaust Memorial Museum of San Antonio, The

The Holocaust Memorial Museum of San Antonio is dedicated to educating our community about the dange ...

12500 NW Military Hwy, San Antonio, Texas, 78231
King William Historic District

A sprawling 25 blocks of downtown San Antonio is distinguished as the historic King William District ...

122 Madison Street, San Antonio, Texas, 78204
Koehler Cultural Center

The Koehler House also known as the Koehler Cultural Center is a historic facility donated to San An ...

310 W. Ashby, San Antonio, Texas, 78212
Kuhlmann-King Historical House

Open from 10am-3pm on second Saturdays of each month. Check dates on the website's calendar of event ...

402 E. Blanco Rd, Boerne, Texas, 78006
La Villita

La Villita was one of San Antonio’s first neighborhoods. It was originally a settlement of primitive ...

418 Villita Street, San Antonio, Texas, 78205
Lourdes Grotto - University of the Incarnate Word

The Lourdes Grotto honors our Lady of Lourdes, and the original grotto in Lourdes, France which is w ...

4301 Broadway, San Antonio, Texas, 78209
Mission Marquee Plaza

Nestled near the historic and internationally-renowned San Antonio Missions, Mission Marquee Plaza i ...

3100 Roosevelt Ave, San Antonio, Texas, 78214
Old Spanish Trail

During the 1920s San Antonio's Gunter Hotel was the headquarters for the building of the southern U. ...

3400 Fredericksburg Rd, San Antonio, Texas, 78201
San Antonio Missions National Park

After 10,000 years, the people of South Texas found their cultures, their very lives under attack. I ...

6701 San Jose Dr, San Antonio, Texas, 78214
Southwest School Of Art History Center

On an historic campus alongside San Antonio's meandering River Walk, the Southwest School of Art is ...

300 Augusta, San Antonio, Texas, 78205
Spanish Governor's Place

This National Historic Landmark represents the last visual remnants of the Presidio San Antonio de B ...

105 Military Plz, San Antonio, Texas, 78205
Steves Homestead Museum

The Steves Homestead House Museum is an elegant three-story Victorian mansion located in the King Wi ...

509 King William, San Antonio, Texas, 78204
Tower Life Building

The Tower Life Building is a landmark and historic building in Downtown San Antonio. Parking: gar ...

310 S. St. Marys Street, San Antonio, Texas, 78205
Villa Finale: Museum & Gardens

Located in the King William National Historic District, Villa Finale is home to exhibitions focusing ...

401 King William St, San Antonio, Texas, 78204
Walker Ranch Historic Landmark Park

Walker Ranch, added to the park system in 1999, has long been a site of historical significance for ...

12603 West Ave, San Antonio, Texas, 78216