Spanish Govenors Palace

105 Plaza de Armas San Antonio TX 78205-2412
Phone: (210) 224-0601
Fax: (210) 223-5562
www.spanishgovernorspalace.org 

A national historic landmark, labeled “the most beautiful building in San Antonio” by the National Geographic Society, it once housed the officials of the Spanish Province of Texas. Over the entrance is the original keystone which contains the carved, double-headed eagle of the Hapsburg coat-of-arms and the inscription, in Spanish, &quotfinished in 1749.” Distinguishing features include period furnishings and a cobblestone patio with fountain and foliage. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday-Saturday 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sunday.