Three children lined up learning how to fire a musket with an Alamo Living Historian

The Young Texans Tour is a great introduction to the Alamo's incredible story for kids of all ages! Led by Alamo tour guides and living historians, you'll discover what life was like for the Alamo's brave defenders and the families that lived here when the Alamo was a Spanish mission. Your tour will explore the Church and courtyards before arriving at our Living History Encampment for an exciting cannon drill demonstration.

You will see:

  • The Church
  • Long Barrack
  • West Wall
  • Palisade
  • Convento Courtyard
  • Acequia
  • Cavalry Courtyard
  • Main Gate
  • Southwest Corner and Losoya House
  • Garden
  • Encampment

Duration: 45 minutes

Event Information

Friday, Saturday and Sunday
10:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m.
45 minutes
Meet at:
Welcome Center
Alamo Plaza
Street Address:

The Alamo

300 Alamo Plaza

San Antonio, TX 78205

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Accessibility Notes:

Mobility: Wheelchair accessible

Adult $30
Child (12 years and under) $25
Friends of the Alamo Member/Adult Military (with ID) $27
Friends of the Alamo Member/Child Military (12 years and under with ID) $22
Additional notes:

Tactile opportunities - Hands-on demonstrations are included throughout the tour.

Young Texans 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.

Refund policy: Visitors who do not arrive for their reservation at their scheduled tour time will not receive a refund. Reservation changes must be made one business day in advance to reschedule or receive a full refund. Reservation changes or cancellations can be done by calling the Alamo Group Sales Coordinator at (210) 225-1391, x3005, or email

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