In celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15 – October 15), the Alamo is proud to offer a unique tour that focuses on the history of Mission San Antonio de Valero from its founding through the end of the Mission Period in 1793. The 10:00 a.m. guided walking tour will be led by Kristi Nichols, Director of Archaeology, Collections, and Historical Research and the 12:00 p.m. tour will be led facilitated by Ernesto Rodriguez, Senior Curator. The tour will include fascinating discussions of the mission's beginnings and construction, the importance of water to early life, and the many changes to the mission during its 71 years. 

Event Information

Saturday, October 9, 2021
10:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m.
Event Type:
Meet at:
Welcome Center
Alamo Plaza
Street Address:

The Alamo

300 Alamo Plaza

San Antonio, TX 78205

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Adult $40
Child (12 and under) $30
Adult Military (w/ID) $36
Child Military (12 and under w/ID) $27
Free for Friends of the Alamo members
Additional notes:

Guided Tour Disclosure: By purchasing tickets for this tour and/or by participating on a tour, you hereby release and agree to hold harmless ATI & it’s affiliates from any and all claims, liabilities, etc. associated with your participation; Including, but not limited to, illness and property losses, theft or damages to yourself or those with you, whether caused by willful or negligent conduct.

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