The most famous spot in Texas, Mission San Antonio de Valero (The Alamo) was established in 1718. The chapel and long barrack are all that remain of the original fort. The museum contains relics and mementos from the Republic of Texas and offers stories on the fall of the Alamo.
Open 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Mon.-Sun. See website for summer hours and holiday information.
300 Alamo Plaza.