Learn all about the main weapon used at the Battle of Alamo, the flintlock musket. This 15-minute presentation, sponsored by Virgil Rosser, First Vice President - Investment Officer, Wells Fargo Advisors, covers the history and use of flintlock firearms, a quick tutorial on how to fire, and live firings done by the Alamo Living History staff. These demos are popular, so get your spot in Alamo Plaza to guarantee a good view.
Friday, Saturday, Sunday
300 Alamo Plaza
San Antonio, TX 78205
Hearing muskets fire is an incredible experience, but it is very loud and the sound can upset young children.
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