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Mission San Jose

6701 San Jose Dr, San Antonio, TX 78214-2715
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
6701 San Jose Dr, San Antonio, TX 78214-2715
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Reviewed yesterday

It's a great historic site, worth a visit while you're in San Antonio. Join a ranger-lead tour if you can, you'll learn much more and the tours are well-paced. Our ranger (Carmelita) did a great job.

Thank Libririam
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We took our elderly couple we care for on this visit and it gave us a different viewpoint than when the five of us come as a family. It is accessible with a wheelchair but planning ahead and having more than one person to push...More

Thank TeamBosquez
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We Ubered there easily from downtown. It was Sunday and the service was ongoing and had mariachi music. The Park Service tour was very informative. The mission building and grounds were great. As an active church it contrasted well to the Alamo. Nice historic center...More

Thank Patricia G
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I've never been to the missions outside the Alamo before, so this was a treat. Visited all 5 in one day! Plenty of walking. Bring water and sunscreen. Easy access by bike or car. Safe.

Thank Utah-Indy
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I took a scooter tour and this was one of the stops on our tour, as I walked through the church I realized why it's called the queen of missions, strongly recommend this place

Thank ijames11
Reviewed 4 days ago

Although not fully restored, this mission and the extras that are available at no cost provide an excellent view of what early San Antonio might have looked like. The grounds are large, so expect to do some walking. The museum is interesting, and the 25-minute...More

Thank David E
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a truly remarkable mission and the largest in Texas (if memory serves correctly). The woman in the gift shop said she went to church there as a kid, was married there as was her daughter. It is free to enter. Take your time...More

Thank Charlene C
Reviewed 4 days ago

As stated in my previous review on the missions, you can get here by walking the mission trial or taking bus 40 (can get a bus pass at the Tourist Information office across the street from the Alamo) for $3. This was our 3rd and...More

Thank Nina1940
Reviewed 6 days ago

You can feel the history walking through the San Antonio Missions, and the San José Mission is one of the biggest ones. You'll be moved by the legend of the Rose Window, but mostly, by the famous ruins of the mission.

Reviewed 6 days ago

If possible, take the time to visit the Missions while staying in SA. It's a worthwhile trip that will be memorable. There are buses if you do not have a rental car. Go See!!!

Thank Barb B
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Lisa A
I want to rent one of the b bikes and bike the trails. My question is are they bike docks at each stop? or do we need to bring our own bike lock?
30 January 2017|
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Response from Simpllcity | Reviewed this property |
There are bike docks at the missions.
What does it cost
7 December 2016|
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Response from Cody V | Reviewed this property |
It's free to tour the grounds, but they do ask for a donation of $1 to enter the church.
Is this mission in the San Antonio Mission National Park?
11 November 2016|
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Response from Brenda M | Reviewed this property |
Yes. The missions Mission San José, Mission Concepción, Mission San Juan Capistrano, Mission Espada are in the National Park. Mission San Antonio de Valero "The Alamo" is part of the World Heritage but I don't think it is... More