Learn What A Soldier's Life Was Like in Militia Muster at The Alamo

November 15, 2021


Kevin Femmel, Alamo Trust, Inc.
Office (210) 225-1391x3005
Mobile (210) 836-8616

What did it take to be a soldier on the Texas frontier in 1836? Learn about the life of soldiers in Texas during the 1830s at Militia Muster on Saturday, November 20.

Living historians from all over Texas will bring history to life for visitors, teaching them about the skills that were needed to defend the Alamo in 1836. Learn about 1830s cooking, laundering, artillery, and more! Demonstrations and activities will include drills designed for children, militia inspections, and firing demonstrations.

This event is free and will feature immersive programming throughout the plaza and the Alamo grounds.

What:    "Militia Muster at the Alamo," learn about the skills soldiers needed in 1836 to defend the Alamo.
Who:     Public
When:   November 20, 2021, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Where:  The Alamo
              300 Alamo Plaza, San Antonio, TX 78205

About Alamo Trust, Inc. | Located in the heart of San Antonio, the Alamo serves as a sacred memorial to all those who lived, fought and died there. Visitors pay homage to the heroes of the 1836 Battle of the Alamo, a defining moment in Texas History. Alamo Trust, Inc., or the Alamo, tells that story of Texas independence, as part of its 300-year history to over 1.6 million visitors every year. To visit the Alamo is to witness living history, experience authentic artifacts and admire an iconic landmark that shaped the country. Visit thealamo.org.