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Mission Concepcion

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This 200-year-old Franciscan mission at the very heart of the Mission Trail was originally built against claims of French colonization.
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807 Mission Rd, San Antonio, TX 78210-4528
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Reviewed yesterday

We walked in 10 minutes before it closed for the day...and had an awesome visit. The Visitor center was already closed but we encountered an individual (w/o sounding too dumb - i rejoined the group after using the bathroom and didn't learn exactly who he...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank BonoSB
Reviewed 3 days ago

A lot of ruins here. Not enough left of the mission to get an adequate feel for what the place was like in the 1800's. Still, worth the stop, as all the missions are close to each other.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank sgtshan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mission Concepcion moved from East Texas to San Antonio in 1731. This active mission, the closest of the four in the San Antonio Missions National Historical Park to downtown San Antonio provides a number of photo opportunities. Park personnel are available to provide assistance.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank CJTravelerTexas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mission Concepcion was just lovely. I highly recommend visiting all the San Antonio Missions while you're in San Antonio - you won't be disappointed!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 0325johanna
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’m fully aware of being controversial, but if you want to experience a Spanish mission in Texas, skip the Alamo and visit Mission Concepcion. Well preserved, albeit in the middle of houses and industrial parks, the mission offers a great place to reflect on history...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank TStylst590
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Mission Concepcion is the best preserved of all the 4 missions in San Antonio. It is within a easy and short driving distance from San Antonio downtown. It is amazing to see such a beautiful historical mission dedicated more than 250 years ago. It also...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank 716sachink
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is where I will be getting married at ‼️💋💯🍹💖🤵👸🎉 I love visiting this church every chance I get..

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank j1productionz
Reviewed 8 November 2018

I took the number 40 bus from the Alamo, the Mission was very nice to walk around, This is a working church.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank firebear1961
Reviewed 8 November 2018

Walk the interior and exterior. One can see the beauty that this mission once had. We enjoyed seeing the mission.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank RGL127
Reviewed 8 November 2018 via mobile

If you take the VIVA bus #40 on the mission trail, this is the first stop. We found this church building to be the most impressive and the best preserved of the missions. Some of the ramparts and adjacent buildings are not in as good...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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victoriasophiavs
21 February 2018|
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Response from wtmcalpin | Reviewed this property |
Dogs are allowed on the grounds but not inside any buildings. Only exception are service dogs. Please pick-up after your pet.
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188shannonc
9 September 2017|
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Response from Jackie M | Reviewed this property |
I recommend the movie at the visitors center and a guided tour if you really want to learn the particulars. I think $30 would be worth it for the multiple sites.
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childreyohern
6 June 2016|
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Response from TG-from-Florida | Reviewed this property |
At this time it's completely open. As the Riverwalk is extended, that may change
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