Nestled within the revered walls of the Alamo Church, the Sacristy has silently witnessed significant historical moments throughout its storied existence. From its construction and adornment during the Mission Era to its vital role as a sanctuary during the Battle of the Alamo, this space embodies untold stories of the past, eagerly waiting to be discovered.

The Alamo Sacristy offers an immersive journey through time that unveils the Sacristy's remarkable evolution across centuries. Embark on an exploration of the artistry of frescoes of the Mission Era, delving into the techniques wielded by the artists who meticulously crafted these intricate masterpieces ages ago. This immersive encounter also includes media projections and a harmonious soundscape, skillfully leading you through the Sacristy's evolution. 

The Alamo Sacristy, free to the public, thanks to the Nancy Smith Hurd Foundation, merges history and beauty seamlessly—a treasure within the Alamo's walls connecting its past to the present.

Event Information

Open Daily
9 a.m. to 5 p.m., last entry at 4:30 p.m.
Alamo Church
Street Address:

The Alamo

300 Alamo Plaza

San Antonio, TX 78205

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Additional notes:

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.