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“Lovely well maintained mission”
Review of Mission San Jose

Mission San Jose
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US$30,00*
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Small-Group World Heritage San Antonio Missions...
Ranked #6 of 280 things to do in San Antonio
Certificate of Excellence
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Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: Founded in 1720, this Spanish frontier mission, the largest of the five San Antonio missions, is best known for its rose window. On Sundays, this Texas and U.S. National historic site offers a mariachi mass.
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So beautiful and well maintained! Wish we had had a more informative guide but it was still interesting. Recommend!

Thank Cathy R
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took the bus from downtown to the Mission and it was really easy. It is pretty large and they have a lot of exhibits. It is beautiful there. We had a 3 and 1 year old and we took our time letting them look at things. Many things are still intact like the church and grist mill. It was nice to get out of the city for a bit.

Thank allyouneedistara
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our first visit to a mission... didn't know what a mission was before this. It was very nice. Great photo opps.

Thank Kathy K
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The visitors center has an excellent video. A good way to begin your visit. The grounds and facilities are clean and kept up. The history of the missions provides significant insight to the "early" development of the Texas culture. Great for families.

Thank 510dele
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

San Jose lived up to its name. It was beautifully restored. We also enjoyed exploring the entire site

Thank kayellen2014
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