Mission San JoseCurrently Open
- Address: 6701 San Jose Dr, San Antonio, TX 78124, United States
- Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
- Phone: +1-2109321001
- Ticket Price: 3 USD
- Time Required: 01:30 Hrs
- Tags: Church, Religious Site, Family And Kids
Mission San Jose is a historic Catholic mission in San Antonio, Texas, USA. Many buildings on the campus of Texas Tech University in Lubbock, Texas, borrow architectural elements from those found at Mission San Jose.
A new church, which is still standing, was constructed in 1768 from local limestone. The mission lands were given to its Indians in 1794, and mission activities officially ended in 1824. After that, the buildings were home to soldiers, the homeless, and bandits. It was restored in the 1930s and is now part of the San Antonio Missions National Historical Park.
The church facade features from the top: a cross, representing Jesus Christ, St. Joseph (San Jose) holding the infant Jesus, St. Dominic and St. Francis, Our Lady of Guadalupe (the Virgin Mary), and St. Joachim and St. Anne holding the infant Mary.
How to Reach Mission San Jose
- Bus: Roosevelt & Congress
- Cap'n Jim's Fish & Chicken to Go
- Pizza Hut
- Hacienda Bar & Grill
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45.53% of people who visit San Antonio include Mission San Jose in their plan
09 AM - 10 AM
61.03% of people start their Mission San Jose visit around 09 AM - 10 AM
1 Hr 30 Minutes
People usually take around 1 Hr 30 Minutes to see Mission San Jose
90.08% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Mission San Jose