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

    San Antonio Missions

    National Historical Park Texas

Books for Children

Educators

All certified Educators, regardless of state or country of residence, can receive a 15% discount on all purchases at the Park Store. Additionally, non-profit educational facilities do not pay sales tax.

Please contact the Bookstore for more information concerning available books.

 
Books for kids

Gente de Razón: People of Reason, CD, Spanish sub-titles, WNPA 1998,2005


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Historic Communities: Spanish Missions, by Bobbie Kalman and Greg Nickles; Crabtree Publishing Com. 1997

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Voices from Colonial America: Texas 1727-1836 by Michael Teitelbaum; National Geographic 2005

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With Domingo Leal in San Antonio 1734 by Marian L. Martinello and Samuel P. Nesmith; UT Institute of Texan Culture 1979 [Out of print, may be found in libraries or on-line.]

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¡MEXICO! 45 Activities to Experience Mexico Past & Present by Susan Milord; Williamson Books 1999

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The Native Americans of Texas by Grace Stamper; Hendrick-Long Publishing Company 2006


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The Legend of Rosa's Window by Mark Tezel; Assaca Press 1999

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The Legend of the Margil Vine by Mark Tezel; Assaca Press 1998

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Spain and the American Revolution, Editor Meg Chorlian; Cobblestone Publishing Company, November 2000

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Rangers Activity and Sticker Book by Greer Chesher, Ill. by Guy Portirio; Eastern Parks and Monuments Association 2005

Did You Know?

San Jose's gristmill is believed to be the oldest in Texas.

The mill at San Jose was in use and grinding wheat by 1794. The mill is believed to be the oldest in Texas. In 2001 President Bush came to San Antonio Missions National Historical Park and dedicated the mill, which is in use today.