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

    San Antonio Missions

    National Historical Park Texas

Fees & Reservations

Permits
Photography, Filming, Special Uses

 
Fees
No fees are charged for park entry or visitor activities during regular hours of operation.

Reservations
Reservations are not required for entry or activities. Education groups and youth groups are required to make a reservation even if planning to self-guide. The park also requests notification of large adult groups in order to plan for staffing levels.
 

Formerly the Golden Age, Access, and Eagle Passes
America the Beautiful - National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Pass
Since San Antonio Missions does not charge any fees, the folllowing nearby parks have the new passes. Or they can be acquired at the first federal park, forest, or campground that charges a fee.

Padre Island National Seashore

Amistad National Recreation Area

Did You Know?

One of the earliest drawings of Mission San José, by Seth Eastman, 1848.

that one of the earliest views of Mission San José was penned by Captain Seth Eastman, U.S. Army, in 1849, soon after Texas was admitted into the United States? San Antonio Missions National Historical Park exhibits the original in the Visitor Center museum.