Sunrise Tribute: A Journey Through History at Dawn at The Alamo

February 28, 2024


Jonathan Huhn, Alamo Trust, Inc.
Office (210) 225-1391x6064
Mobile (210) 867-7717

Living historian firing muskets at dawn in Alamo Plaza

Prepare to journey through history at the Alamo with the event "Dawn at the Alamo," presented in partnership with the San Antonio Living History Association. This solemn and inspiring ceremony marks the 188th anniversary of the pivotal 1836 battle, paying tribute to the valor and sacrifices of the famed Alamo Defenders.

As the sun rises, immerse yourself in a vivid reenactment of history's most poignant moments. Experience the thrill of live readings, the stirring sounds of period music, and the solemn beauty of a wreath-laying ceremony. Feel the ground shake with the thunder of a musket volley, echoing the bravery that once resonated across these hallowed grounds.

Hundreds will gather in Alamo Plaza, uniting in remembrance and reverence. Join fellow Texans and history enthusiasts in this unique and powerful tribute. Dr. Kate Rogers, Executive Director of Alamo Trust, Inc., extends a heartfelt invitation: "Join us in this momentous occasion to honor the heroes of the Alamo. Let's come together to celebrate freedom, bravery, and the enduring spirit of Texas."

This event is free and open to all. Don't miss this opportunity to be part of a living history, a tribute to the past that enlightens our present and inspires our future.

What:   Dawn at the Alamo

Who:    Public

When:  Wednesday, March 6, 2024, 6 a.m. to 7 a.m.

Where: The Alamo
             300 Alamo Plaza, San Antonio, TX 78205

About Alamo Trust, Inc. | Alamo Trust, Inc. (ATI) is a 501c3 nonprofit organization that oversees the daily operations at the Alamo and implementation of the Alamo Plan. Located in the heart of San Antonio, the Alamo stands as a Shrine to Texas Liberty. The Alamo tells the story of Texas Independence as part of its rich and diverse 300-year history to over 1.6 million visitors every year and is the #1 most visited destination in the State of Texas. In 1960, the Alamo was designated a United States National Historic Landmark, and in 2015, it became part of the Lone Star State's only UNESCO World Heritage Site. Witness living history, experience authentic artifacts, and explore an iconic landmark that shaped the country. Visit