Last updated: January 16, 2023
Mission San Antonio de Valero 3rd Site The Alamo
300 Alamo Plaza, in downtown San Antonio, Texas
The Alamo takes visitors from the early days of Spanish Texas to the fight for independence from Mexico--and beyond.
Certified site; National Historic Landmark
Most commonly known as the Alamo, the third site of Mission San Antonio de Valero was an important part of missionary work in Texas before becoming the site of many military garrisons.
Location (300 Alamo Plaza, in downtown San Antonio, Texas)
This beautifully reconstructed mission offers expansive grounds and many Spanish architectural details, carved in limestone from the banks of the San Antonio River.