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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 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 Zoo Tips (7)

San Antonio Zoo

Very nice zoo north of downtown in Brackenridge park. the collection of animals is good but not great and the settings are modern. its a manageable size and not overly expensive zoo but worth a...
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Jim_Eliason
Jul 01, 2016

Recent Visit to San Antonio Zoo

We visited the San Antonio Zoo for the first time yesterday. We got there at opening time (very necessary if you want to see most of the animals active) and didn't have to worry about crowds for the...
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TLippard
Dec 12, 2010

San Antonio Zoological Gardens...

This is one of the best zoos. Also, the surrounding areas are beautiful, especially Brackenridge Park, the Sunken Gardens (a Japanese-style rock and flower garden with huge goldfish), and the San...
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Tom_Fields
Oct 13, 2006

Brackenridge Park

Brackenridge Park, near the San Antonio Zoo, is a lovely urban park where you can see the headwaters of the San Antonio River. The river begins at a small spring. Another favorite attraction is the...
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Tom_Fields
Oct 01, 2006

A Bird Sanctuary

The San Antonio zoo seems to be a more intimate zoo than most. While relatively large, the animals are close; so close, in fact, there is more than one opportunity to reach out and touch an animal or...
jinkoe
Mar 06, 2006

San Antonio Zoo

Zoo is located in Brackenridge Park, just north of the downtown CBD. A great way to pass the morning, or the whole day. The childrens zoo area has been redone and is geared towards families with...
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raevnzno
Sep 06, 2005

San Antonio Zoo

A nice sized zoo that is in the process of being up-dated and up-graded. They have a section where Australian lorries (a species of parrot) fly free and for $1 you can buy a small cup of nectar. You...
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TexasDave
Nov 18, 2004
 
 
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Things to Do Near San Antonio Zoo

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Brackenridge Park

San Antonio's answer to the Central Park :). It's a lovely place to spend the afternoon walking or even playing golf! The neighborhood is not as good as it used to, but it's still a lovely place....
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Japanese Tea Garden

Not to be confused with the much larger San Antonio Botanical Garden, this area is a good place for an outdoor escape. There are large shallow ponds in the center of the park that contain fish. All...
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Witte Museum

San Antonio 's premiere museum of South Texas history, culture, and natural science. Located in Brackenridge park. A wonderful place to spend the afternoon with the kids. Especially if the weather is...
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Fort Sam Houston Museum

Situated on the south edge of the Parade Ground of the Old Post, the museum holds a series of exhibits that go a long ways towards explaining the long varied roles the Fort has enjoyed over time,...
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Botanical Garden

The great thing about the San Antonio Botanical Garden is that it mainly features native Texas flora. We all know that Texas is big so chances are you won't get to see all of it in one visit, which is...
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San Antonio Museum of Art

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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Getting to San Antonio Zoo

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3903 North St. Mary's St.

Hours

  • Sunday 09:00 to 17:00
  • Monday 09:00 to 17:00
  • Tuesday 09:00 to 17:00
  • Wednesday 09:00 to 17:00
  • Thursday 09:00 to 17:00
  • Friday 09:00 to 17:00
  • Saturday 09:00 to 17:00

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