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Mission San Juan

9101 Graf Rd, San Antonio, TX 78214-3625
+1 210-932-1001
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a projection of faith from hundreds of years ago

a nice compact restoration...interesting rooms and great examples of the building techniques...the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
texastraveller77
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Texas
Unfortunately disappointed.

This is the 3rd mission I've visited in San Antonio, and in comparison, it was pretty lackluster... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Firefly_101
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Austin, Texas
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Franciscan Mission established in 1731 and an historical attraction along the Mission Trail in San Antonio.
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“white church” (7 reviews)
“bell tower” (4 reviews)
“second stop” (4 reviews)
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9101 Graf Rd, San Antonio, TX 78214-3625
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+1 210-932-1001
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Reviewed yesterday

a nice compact restoration...interesting rooms and great examples of the building techniques...the chapel was nice and the rooms and walkways quite fascinating

Thank texastraveller77
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the 3rd mission I've visited in San Antonio, and in comparison, it was pretty lackluster. Everything was closed off. We didn't get to look inside the chapel. The bright part was the short trails that led to the San An river. The bathrooms...More

Thank Firefly_101
Reviewed 1 week ago

When in San Antonio, a visit to Mission San Juan is a must. It is the largest of the missions (not including the Alamo). The church is gorgeous and the grounds are beautifully kept. This location is rich in history.

Thank DebSolis
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the largest mission in the area and it gives you a great idea of how the Spanish settled this area. You will learn about Indian slaves, friars and how this mission was saved when the fought over this area.

Thank Janet H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I would rate this is my least favorite of the missions. When I was here the church was closed. Have no idea if this is the way it is all the time. It is impressive, but I did not feel the same connection as the...More

Thank travelbug2332
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We loved visiting each of the missions! Next time, we will rent the bikes and take the trails in between them!

Thank StacyStenz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great place to see how things were back in the day. Very hard to understand how people lived there but they didn't know any better. Love looking at the church & how things used to be.

Thank StraitSharon
Reviewed 8 July 2017

A big open space in the middle encircled by buildings on all sides. There is a museum in one of the buildings with exhibits. At the time of my visit I could not enter the mission church.

Thank Boris S
Reviewed 5 July 2017

It was closed, so I cannot comment on the church from inside. It un-appealing from outside. Note to Bikers, you will share the narrow road with cars from Mission San Juan to Mission Espada "Be careful".

Thank TOURtheWORLDMexPal
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Provides worthwhile information about the history of the Mission as well as the early days of San Antonio

Thank GolferKen
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