Battle of the Alamo Commemoration

Start Date:
Feb 23, 2018
Start Time:
09:00 AM
End Date:
Feb 23, 2018
End Time:
5:30 PM
Public Event


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. – 4 p.m. | Living History: Soldiers of the Texas Revolution

Interact with live Living History demonstrations exploring the life of the soldier during the Texas Revolution.


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. | La Gran Marcha del Ejercity Mexicano

February 1836, Mexican troops arrive in San Antonio en masse. While it would take many days for the entirety of the Army to arrive, February 23 is the moment at which the Texians and Tejanos realize that they are outnumbered and ill-prepared. Witness the arrival of the Mexican Army.


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.  


6:30 – 9:30 p.m. | An Evening With Heroes | Ticketed Event

What would it have been like to be at the Alamo the night before the famous battle? This after-hours theater tour allows you to experience the story of the Alamo like never before. Click the Book Now button below to purchase tickets.

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The Alamo

300 Alamo Plaza

San Antonio, TX 78299

Allegra Zwaan
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