Battle of the Alamo Commemoration

Start Date:
Mar 01, 2018
Start Time:
09:00 AM
End Date:
Mar 01, 2018
End Time:
5:30 PM
Public Event


Remember the 1836 siege and Battle of the Alamo with 13 days of interactive living history programming and special events to commemorate the anniversary of the siege.


9 a.m. – 4 p.m. | Gary Zaboly’s Alamo

Celebrated illustrator, and historian Gary Zaboly presents larger-than-life versions of his illustrations that have brought the Alamo to life for generations of Texans.


9 a.m. – 5 p.m. | Virtual Alamo

Visit the Long Barrack to see what the Alamo battlefield would have looked like in 1836 with this virtual experience.


9 a.m. – 4 p.m. | Living History

Interact with live Living History demonstrations exploring the culture and artillery of frontier Texas.


10 – 11 a.m. | The Immortal 32 Arrive!

On March 1, 1836, Travis’ pleas for reinforcements is answered by 32 men from Gonzales, riding through enemy lines to join the woefully undermanned Texas garrison. Witness their arrival with this live living history event.


4 – 4:30 p.m. | Voices from the Past

A member of the Alamo garrison reads historic texts that describe what is happening at the Alamo during each day of the siege. 

The Alamo

300 Alamo Plaza

San Antonio, TX 78299

Allegra Zwaan
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