• The churches of San Antonio were the heart of the Spanish colonal mission communities.

    San Antonio Missions

    National Historical Park Texas

For Kids

2014 Junior Ranger Summer Day Camps
Applications are due in May 16, 2014

 

Junior Ranger - Become a Junior Ranger. Start your visit to the missions by picking up an activity book at the Visitor Center. It's free!

Kid Zone - Explore the National Park Service on the web. Become a Web Ranger.

Books for Kids - Learn more about San Antonio Missions National Historical Park and the Spanish Colonial period of American history.

Did You Know?

Mission Concepción at San Antonio Missions National Historical Park

The church at Mission Concepción celebrated the 250th anniversary of its dedication in 2005? This is the only mission church in San Antonio, Texas, that never lost its roof or walls to age or neglect. As a result, remnants of colorful frescos still remain.