The Alamo in San Antonio, Texas

300 Alamo Plaza, San Antonio, TX 78205
Phone: (210) 225-1391 |Fax: (210) 354-3602

One of the most iconic buildings in the world, The Alamo is an experience you will never forget.  The Alamo Mission in San Antonio, commonly called “The Alamo”, was originally known as the Mission San Antonio de Valero. It is a former Roman Catholic mission and fortress compound, and the site of the Battle of the Alamo in 1836.


Admission to the Alamo is free.  Operation of the Alamo and its educational programming are funded by private donations and sales at the Alamo Gift Shop. Help keep the Alamo free by making a donation today.

Hours of Operation

The Alamo is open every day of the year, except Christmas Eve and Christmas Day from 9:00 A.M. to 5:30 P.M. During the summer months of June, July and August, the Alamo is open until 7 P.M.

  • Monday thru Sunday – 9:00 am – 5:30 pm
  • Summer Hours (June 7, 2015 – August 23, 2015 ) – Open Daily 9 am until 7pm
  • Closed- Christmas Eve and Day

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