San Antonio is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make San Antonio one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. San Antonio is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in San Antonio or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of San Antonio. Explore the historical monuments of San Antonio with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this San Antonio guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in San Antonio page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Top Historical San Antonio landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of San Antonio.
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300 Alamo Plaza, San Antonio, TX 78205, United States
09:00 am - 05:30 pm
The Alamo, a San Antonio mission, holds a spiritual place in the hearts of Texans. It is their ultimate symbol of courage, honour and liberty. Established in 1744 as a centre of religion and also of education for the local Native Americans, the Alamo’s most famous hours were between the February 22nd and March 3nd 1836, when the Mexican Army ...
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115 Main Plaza, San Antonio, TX 78205, United States
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
This cathedral is at the heart of the Catholic religion in San Antonio. It was completed in 1750 and is the oldest standing Roman Catholic cathedral in the USA. It’s been functioning continuously as a church and the seat of the archdiocese since it’s founding, that's why it’s history is very closely tied with that of San Antonio.