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Located on the present site in 1749. Secularized in 1794 where Franciscan frías tried to civilize and christianize the Indians of the region. The baptismal font is very colorful. You can feel the humidity inside the church as the pews and walls were wet. Located...More
Located deep in the heart of Texas history. One of the first Spanish Missions in Texas is in the park, wonderfully restored by the CCC in the 1930s and impeccably maintained by the Texas Parks. Also within a short drive to where James Fannin and...More
Stayed at the Park in the area near the entrance. Since we don't bike or have a tow vehicle the other camping area was too far away. This area was within walking distance of Mission, picnic area and trails. We walked the nature trail close...More
Ok, so...We were there in December, and it was windy and highs were in the 60s, lows in the 40s.
We like a kind of compromise between solitude and community, and this park had neither. There are two electric/water campgrounds, and both are pretty exposed...More
As my husband said :it is a hidden jewel
We only spent a short time at the park but will revisit and plan on spending all day when it is cooler
We had fun with the chain mail and helmet
Lots of history...More
The chapel grounds and museum (look for it, door is in the corner) is a must stop if your traveling in this area. Talk to the Rangers and learn more of what this area meant to early Texas history. There were deer running around the...More
This park is situated on Hwy 183, just before the bridge over the San Antonio River. There is an entrance fee. We purchased a Texas State Park Annual Pass so I am uncertain of the regular admission price. There is a restored mission on site,...More
Response from douglasl441 | Reviewed this property |
Pets are not allowed on the mission grounds of the park, the walled area around the mission building. The are welcome on a leash in the rest of the park. I do not remember if they are allowed in the fort compound.