We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Alamo IMAX Theatre

849 E Commerce St, In the Rivercenter Mall, San Antonio, TX 78205-3910
+1 210-247-4629
Call
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Very nice theater

One of the nicest theaters I've been in . We went on Sunday around 1:30 p.m. The seats were very... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Anichols39
,
Newbern, Tennessee
via mobile
nice theater

very nice theater , the concession was really nice also,And the seats were comfortable . My teen... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
ktel707
,
Atlanta, Georgia
Read all 276 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
Home of the legendary Alamo: The Price of FreedomThe crystal clear images and wraparound sound of IMAX thrills in a way no ordinary theatre can. Six stories high & 83 feet wide, the screen pulls you in!Experience the legend of the Alamo at IMAX prior to visiting the Alamo shrine- see Alamo: The Price of Freedom on the giant screen.The theatre complex also boasts an IMAX 3D screen playing the latest hits.
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good32%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“actual site” (4 reviews)
“nice theater” (3 reviews)
LOCATION
849 E Commerce St, In the Rivercenter Mall, San Antonio, TX 78205-3910
Downtown
CONTACT
Website
+1 210-247-4629
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (276)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 272 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

One of the nicest theaters I've been in . We went on Sunday around 1:30 p.m. The seats were very cozy and the theater is clean .. my only complaint is that we had to buy our tickets at one location in the mall and...More

Thank Anichols39
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

very nice theater , the concession was really nice also,And the seats were comfortable . My teen son enjoyed....

Thank ktel707
Reviewed 17 September 2017

History in a short one hour movie that for most people is educatioal. We enjoyed the person playing the Mexican leader and Davey Crockett the most.

Thank Rick D
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Took 32 folks to see this before going to the Alamo. So glad I did. Sure helped in understanding all that had happen in one place. A must see!!

Thank Diane C
Reviewed 30 July 2017

We saw the IMAX film The Alamo after having visited the Alamo, and we would recommend doing it in reverse. See this film first - it will help make the visit to the actual site much more meaningful. The film is extremely well done -...More

Thank Marty375
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

The film is informative. Definitely go before visiting the Alamo. It will make your visit better knowing some background.

Thank cmancebo
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

My husband talked me into the theater with the recliners. I wanted to do the IMAX with the screen that goes all the way around. I have to Thank him, the recliners are AMAZING!!! Much better than the IMAX All around screen thingy!! I wanted...More

Thank keith_wendy2
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Very moving film that helps put the Alamo in perspective. The adults and kids, ages 6-8, in our party loved it. It makes history come to life and really helps kids and adults understand the importance of an Alamo trip. I have done this before...More

Thank OscarBGooney
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Watched price of freedom, not a big budget production but a good way for two elementary school boys to get more perspective. Not a bad price, close to Alamo. Parking can be validated. Just 45 minutes length. Movie not overly violent.

Thank greglinmon
Reviewed 15 May 2017

This film should be part of your Alamo visit. Unless you are a real history buff, you may not know much about the Alamo except that a lot of guys died there. The film provides you with a glimpse of the times when the battle...More

Thank Vtok4me
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Luciano Ristorante Italiano
649 reviews
.05 km away
Tony Roma's Ribs, Seafood, & Steaks
495 reviews
.05 km away
Ghirardelli Ice Cream & Chocolate Shop
68 reviews
.00 km away
Marble Slab Creamery
85 reviews
.00 km away
Nearby Attractions
The Alamo
14,686 reviews
.30 km away
St Joseph Catholic Church
338 reviews
.19 km away
Alamo Plaza
904 reviews
.27 km away
Battle For Texas: The Experience
388 reviews
.24 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Alamo IMAX Theatre staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit