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Battle of the Alamo Commemoration

Start Date:
Mar 07, 2018
Start Time:
09:00 AM
End Date:
Mar 07, 2018
End Time:
5:30 PM
Category:
Public Event
Details:

2018Comm

Remember the 1836 siege and Battle of the Alamo with 13 days of interactive living history programming and special events to commemorate the anniversary of the siege.

 

9 a.m. – 5 p.m. | Virtual Alamo

Visit the Long Barrack to see what the Alamo battlefield would have looked like in 1836 with this virtual experience.

 

10 – 11 a.m. | Guided Tour: After the Battle

This special guided tour is offered for free to the first 40 visitors who register online, and explores the Alamo battlefield, including what happened after the battle.

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4 – 4:30 p.m. | Voices from the Past

A member of the Alamo garrison reads historic texts that describe what is happening at the Alamo during each day of the siege. 

 

5 – 5:30 p.m. | Dusk at the Alamo

The commemoration period concludes with a reading of Juan Seguin’s eulogy speech (presented in both English and Spanish) and a gun salute to the defenders.

Location:
The Alamo
Address:

300 Alamo Plaza

San Antonio, TX 78299

Contact:
Allegra Zwaan
Contact Phone:
210-225-1391