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San Antonio, TX Attraction

The Alamo
300 Alamo Plaza
San Antonio, TX 78299
210-225-1391

The Alamo was the first of a chain of missions along the San Antonio River. It was built in 1716 by the Spanish Empire for educational purposes. Years later, it was used as a mission and fortress during the Texas Revolution, most famous for being active in the 1836 Battle of the Alamo. It is now transitioned into a museum and open to the public.