It's July 1845 and the citizens of the Republic of Texas must decide whether or not to remain an independent nation or join the United States. Join us Saturday, July 2nd for a special First Saturday at the Alamo and be part of the debate!
Schedule of Events
10:00 am Flag Raising Ceremony Front of Alamo Church
10:20 am Reading of US Declaration of Independence Front of Alamo Church
11:00 am Firing Demonstration Alamo Garden
11:30 am School of the Soldier (children's activity) Alamo Garden
12:00 pm Annexation Debate and Vote Alamo Garden
1:00 pm Firing Demonstration Alamo Garden
1:30 pm School of the Solider (children's activity) Alamo Garden
3:00 pm Firing Demonstration Alamo Garden
3:30 pm School of the Soldier (children's activity) Alamo Garden
4:00 pm Flag Lowering Ceremony Front of Alamo Church
Throughout the day enjoy:
About First Saturday at the Alamo: On the first Saturday of every month, the grounds of the Alamo are transformed back in time. Join us for a full day of living history fun that the whole family will enjoy. Learn about life in frontier Texas with special demonstrations and crafts.
300 Alamo Plaza
San Antonio, TX 78299