Reenactment of Travis writing letter in front of the Alamo Church

Colonel William Travis’ impassioned call for reinforcements leaves the Alamo, to be delivered across Texas. Watch a live recreation and reading of this important moment in Texas history. There will also be a writing activity/contest – write their own Never Surrender or Retreat letter.

Join us in person for this free event or visit our Facebook page for special digital content. 

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Event Information

Thursday, February 24, 2022
9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. throughout the day
Living History Encampment
Street Address:

The Alamo

300 Alamo Plaza

San Antonio, TX 78205

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Additional notes:

All events on the Alamo grounds will follow state and local COVID guidelines. Capacity limits for events are determined by state and local ordinances and will be enforced. Masks must be worn at all times when at the Alamo, indoors and outdoors, unless participants are actively eating or drinking. Social distancing is strongly encouraged.

A visit to the Alamo and/or attendance at events is an agreement by the participant and/or the parent or guardian to allow the Alamo to photograph and/or film participants without compensation for possible use in digital/print marketing and publicity efforts. Please contact the Alamo’s marketing director at 210-225-1391 with questions or requests to exempt your image from potential promotional use.