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

    San Antonio Missions

    National Historical Park Texas

Plan A Field Trip

Hands-on activities are a part of every education program.

Hands-on activities are a part of every education program.

Planning Your School Visit

Maximize your class visit by scheduling a free ranger-led program. Quality, curriculum-driven programs are available free of charge. You can also contact us to help plan a teacher-led tour to the missions. Advanced scheduling is required.

Contact us


For more information, call 210.534.8875 ext. 258, or email us.

To make reservations, please include the following:
School name
City, State, Zip
Phone Number
Contact Name
Planned Date of Park Visit
Time of Arrival
Number of Students
Number of Chaperones ( 1 adult for every 10 students required)

Did You Know?

Fr. Bouchu sold one share of the San Juan Ditch Company in 1906 for $10.00.

that along two of San Antonio's Spanish acequias (irrigation ditches), the San Juan Ditch Water Corp and the Espada Ditch Comp retain water rights first granted in 1731? While the park is the major stake holder, private shareholders continue to use the water on their fields and in farm tanks.