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San Antonio Mega Pass
"Take a ride on our Hop On Hop Off double decker tours and then enjoy a RIver Boat Cruise along the famous River Walk. Admission to the fascinating Museum of Art and the Buckhorn Saloon and Texas Ranger Museum is included.Visit the brand new great food and spectacular wildlife exhibits. Today the saloon houses a Café Gift Shop Shooting Gallery and our two museums the Buckhorn Museum and the Texas Ranger Museum.The mission of the San Antonio Museum of Art is to collect preserve
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San Antonio Super Saver
"See the best of San Antonio. Learn about the history of the famous River Walk with live commentary from your tour guide.Hop-on to your City Sightseeing tour and as the bus rolls along learn about the history of the city from the on-going commentary and then hop-off when you want to explore that part of town in greater depth.Visit the iconic Tower of the Americas one of the tallest buildings (750 feet) west of the Mississippi and signature of the San Antonio skyline. Take the elevators to the main observation level for unprecedented views and an incredible unobstructed 360 degree look at the city and surrounding region. The thrilling 4D Theater Ride is also included. Enjoy admission to 'Alamo: The Price Of Freedom in IMAX' which is a stirring tribute to the 189 Texans Tejanos and settlers who defended the besieged Alamo for 13 days.Then visit the fascinating Museum of Art and the Buckhorn Saloon & Texas Ranger Museum.Since 1881 the Buckhorn Saloon has been known as a gathering place for spect good conversation and great food. Today
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San Antonio River Walk Cruise Hop-On Hop-Off Tour and The Battle For Texas Show
"Step aboard a River Walk boat cruise for an exciting and entertaining narrative of the rich history of the San Antonio River! Cruises are about 35 minutes long and cover one and a half miles of the beautiful San Antonio River Walk. In addition you'll love the unique hop-on hop-off tour included in this package. Starting out in Alamo Plaza you'll enjoy a double decker view of the beautiful Alamo. From there you'll head north towards the San Antonio Museum of Art the Pearl Brewery Complex and much more.You are free to get off and explore at any of the 18 stops. If you do just go back to where you were dropped off and wait for the next bus which arrives every 20 minutes. Battle for Texas: The Experience guests will journey back in time as they experience the daily lives of early Texas settlers
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San Antonio Museum of Art Tips (2)

Solid Art Collection at SAMA

This downtown museum has a solid permanent collection and also gets some spectacular special exhibits. My favorite special exhibits so far have been Chihuly, and Tesoros Modernos. It used to be free...
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lisa_lise
Mar 29, 2005

San Antonio Museum of Art

This museum is in a very unique building converted from an old factory. Unfortunately large parts of it are under renovation right now.
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Jun 23, 2013
 
 
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Things to Do Near San Antonio Museum of Art

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Ripley's Believe It Or Not Wax Museum

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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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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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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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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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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Tower Life Building

The unique 30-story Tower Life Building was completed in 1929 and originally called the Smith Young Tower. Built as the great depression was beginning, it is said the architect included Medieval...
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Getting to San Antonio Museum of Art

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200 West Jones Ave., San Antonio, Texas 78215

Hours

  • Sunday 10:00 to 17:00
  • Monday Closed
  • Tuesday 10:00 to 21:00
  • Wednesday 10:00 to 17:00
  • Thursday 10:00 to 17:00
  • Friday 10:00 to 21:00
  • Saturday 10:00 to 17:00

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