Battle For Texas: The Experience
Witness Texas history come together in San Antonio at the Battle For Texas: The Experience. This 22,000 sq ft attraction is a family fun adventure immersing you back in time to the fight of the Alamo. Providing insider info on this unforgettable battle for Texas Independence. Featuring over 250 artifacts from the Alamo itself where you will see items that were owned and used by many famous historical figures.
Historical figures such as Davy Crockett, James Bowie, William B. Travis, Juan Seguin, and Santa Anna are all immortalized within the exhibit. Not only will you hear their stories, but you will be able to examine and get an up close and personal view to many of their personal items and learn how these historical figures impacted the battle for the Alamo. Many artifacts are very rare and have never been on display.
Become fully immersed by stepping inside Mexican General Santa Anna’s tent and erupt a feeling on what it was like to be on the battlefield. Enter into a completely new adventure with multimedia re-enactments of the battle and be on the edge of your seat as you journey back in time for this amazing and emotional fight for freedom. Let your phone be your guide using a multi-media digital guide where guests can use their phone or rent an audio device of the guide to enhance your journey through the museum. Providing audio, video, music, and incorporating interactive participation by the guest.
Key points of the exhibit are to showcase what Texas life was like before and after the battle. As well as learning about the locals, guests will also learn all about the tensions that lead to the battle and what happened when these two forces finally clashed. Enjoy this wonderful exhibit and many other historical attractions and activities on your next family getaway to San Antonio.
- Approximately how long could a customer plan to spend at Battle For Texas: The Experience?
Most guests spend 1 to 2 hours on the self guided tour.
- What amenities are available?
There is a gift shop on-site.
- Is Battle For Texas: The Experience handicap accessible?
The exhibit is fully wheelchair accessible.
- For what ages is Battle For Texas: The Experience appropriate?
This is appropriate for all ages.
- Is parking available at Battle For Texas: The Experience? Is it free?
Paid public parking as well as multiple parking garages at the Shops at Rivercenter.