"The Alamo" Alamo Tip by seagoingJLW

Alamo, San Antonio: 91 reviews and 170 photos

by seagoingJLW

The Alamo is the old mission where a small band of Texans held out for 13 days against General Antonio López de Santa Anna. Among those who died there were James Bowie, Davy Crockett, and William Travis.

The Alamo has been managed by the Daughters of the Republic of Texas since 1905. there are three buildings- the Shrine, Long Barrack Museum and Gift Museum.

Address: 300 Alamo Plaza
Directions: NW of the Riverwalk Mall
othercontact: Fax: (210) 229-1343
Phone: 210- 225-1391
Website: http://www.thealamo.org/

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  • Updated Apr 8, 2003
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