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San Antonio Haunted Legends Segway Tour
"You will meet your guide in downtown San Antonio and begin with a safety orientation on operating the segway. You'll glide glide on down to Travis Park for some free-ride time to get acclimated to the segway. You'll make your way to St. Anthony a historic but recently renovated hotel that was linked to a famous unsolved grisly murder many years ago. You'll then cruise over to historic Houston St. home to the beautiful Majestic Theater. Here you'll see the Gunther Hotel which has close ties with the St. Anthony's past and is where Jazz musician Robert Johnson first recorded his seemingly otherwordly sounds.Afterward you'll make your way to Alamo Plaza and the Alamo itself the site of the bloody battle in 1836 and sacred landmark in Texas. From here you'll spot the Emily Morgan hotel; formerly a hospital
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Executive Downtown San Antonio Segway Tour
"Tour starts off with a brief training session at our store across from the Alamo Plaza area behind the San Antonio Visitor's information center. A guide will demonstrate how to operate a Segway and give safety tips to all riders before having each r home to the San Fernando Cathedral and the Bexar county court house among other municipal buildings.    From here the route goes into La Villita a historic arts village. La Villita is home to a unique outdoor theater the Arneson which overlooks the riverwalk. Many unique shops and structures are located in La Villita which is the site of various festivals throughout the year. Across the street is Hemisfair Park
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Segway Ghost Tour of San Antonio
"Arrive about 15 minutes prior to your tour time to get settled in with waivers and helmet selection (included or you may provide your own). Training starts at the tour time. After a brief Segway demonstration by your guide each rider will get one-on-one training time to master the Segway and then you're off on a ghostly adventure!  You'll discover which two hotels have an eerie connection figuratively and literally and most importantly learn about their unsolved murder mystery that remains to this day. Next up see a former jail house which actually used to have hangings! You'll never believe what it is now. Cruise over to a park for some Segway playtime you'll be surprised to hear what this site was formerly used for. Learn about the mysterious happenings at the Spanish Governor's Palace a historic site as well. Wrap up the tour at Alamo Plaza
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Ripley's Believe It Or Not Wax Museum Tips (5)

Robert Ripley's Believe It or Not

Because of his lifelong obsession with exploring the globe, Robert Ripley was called "the modern Marco Polo". Traveling a distance of 19 complete trips around the world, Ripley visited 198 countries!...
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Maria250
Aug 18, 2011

Tussaud's Wax Museum & Ripley's Believe It Or Not

We had time on our hands, so to escape the heat of July we found our way to Louis Tussaud's Wax Museum and Ripleys Believe It Or Not. Since we were traveling with our 10 year old grandson, we mixed...
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VeronicaG
Jan 09, 2008

Ripleys Believe it or Not!

Can you believe they place it right across from the Alamo? There is over 100 years of our countries history.I have not been in this one, but I have been in Ripleys before. I guess "I don't believe"...
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Kodi01
Jun 25, 2003

The wax museum and Ripleys...

The wax museum and Ripleys believe it or not are two interesting places to visit located downtown.. I haven't been there yet, but will make sure I do next time around... This picture wasn't taken by...
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tarush
Aug 25, 2002

Ripleys

Ripleys believe it or not.. is another great place to go to. Lots of interesting things to see, and you can even get a photo standing beside Demi or one of the other famous people..
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Apr 13, 2004
 
 
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Things to Do Near Ripley's Believe It Or Not Wax Museum

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Louis Tussaud's Plaza Wax Museum

The Plaza Wax Museum features representing Hollywood, history (Freedom’s Journey), religion, Children’s Land of Make Believe, horror (optional) and much more. Ripley’s Believe It or Not! features more...
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IMAX Theatre

If you want to get into the atmosphere of the Alamo battle, to better visualize the events that took place there, or if you are in San Antonio with kids and you want them to have some...
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Hard Rock Cafe

I would probably normally put this tip under food; but since it is already here under "thing to do" I guess I will mention it here. Hard Rock cafe, like Hooters, is a place you go for the atmosphere...
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Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center

If you are in San Antonio for a convention, it will most likely be at the 1.3 million square foot Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center. This is not really a must see destination unless you are here for...
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La Villita

La Villita (Little Village) is one of the original settlements in San Antonio. The restored village area hosts narrow streets, plazas, fountains, and authentic adobe buildings with souvenir shops,...
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Tower of the Americas

It's a tower. It offers a great view of San Antonio. It's not going to blow you away, but it's definitely worth seeing once. For me, the great and surprising draw was the Hemisfair Park that...
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Getting to Ripley's Believe It Or Not Wax Museum

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301 Alamo Plaza, San Antonio,TX

Hours

  • Sunday 10:00 to 22:00
  • Monday 10:00 to 22:00
  • Tuesday 10:00 to 22:00
  • Wednesday 10:00 to 22:00
  • Thursday 10:00 to 22:00
  • Friday 10:00 to 23:00
  • Saturday 10:00 to 23:00

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