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“Worth a visit!” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Institute of Texan Cultures

Institute of Texan Cultures
801 E. Cesar E. Chavez Blvd., San Antonio, TX 78205 (Downtown)
210 458 2300
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San Antonio Cruiser and Double-Decker Bus Tour
Ranked #26 of 327 things to do in San Antonio
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Activities: Group tours/walking tour
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Owner description: This museum is dedicated to the contributions of different ethnic groups in Texas.
Harker Heights, Texas, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
Reviews in 2 cities Reviews in 2 cities
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
“Worth a visit!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2013

I first saw it when it was new, built for the HemisFair in 1968. I thoroughly enjoyed this return visit. Several docents were very informative and fun to talk to. I highly recommend a visit.

Visited February 2013
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Easton, Maryland
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75 reviews 75 reviews
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Reviews in 27 cities Reviews in 27 cities
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
“Overlooked, but worth a visit”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2013

Out of the way, with incredibly expensive parking in Hemisfair park. Walk there. Very interesting museum of all the cultural influences in Texas

Visited January 2013
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Smith Mountain Lake, Virginia, United States
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Reviews in 55 cities Reviews in 55 cities
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
“Great Place to Visit”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2013

This was such a complete and thorough exhibit. It was so educational and told you so much about all the cultures that make up the State of Texas

Visited January 2013
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Chicago, Illinois
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
“Great museum ! ”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2013 via mobile

My ticket was only $6 (college ID) and I spent 2 hours in there ! the exhibits are very interesting and I'm sure it appeals to anybody who likes learning about cultures. Great museum with very friendly staff.!

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San Antonio, Texas, United States
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3 attraction reviews
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“ITC”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2012

It has been a while since I have gone but it is nice to see the influence other cultures have had in TX.

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