Ribbon Cutting Ceremony and Archaeology Open House (June 18, 2008)
Like to Travel? Volunteer for Rails to Trails (March 18, 2008)
Park Operations for San Antonio Marathon on November 11 (October 29, 2007)
El Dia de los Muertos Activities Scheduled for November 1-4 (October 22, 2007)
NPS Centennial Initiative for San Antonio Missions NHP (August 23, 2007)
Music Under the Stars (April 23, 2007)
San Antonio Missions Seeks Volunteers (April 19, 2007)
America The Beautiful - National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Pass (formerly Golden Age, Access, and Eagle Passes)
Did You Know?
that Spanish missions were not churches? They were Indian towns, with the church as the focus, where, in the 1700s, the native people were learning to become Spanish citizens. In order to become a citizen, they had to be Catholic; that is why the King of Spain sent missionaries to acculturate them.