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Main Plaza

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Address: San Antonio, TX
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US$ 65.00*
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San Antonio Holiday Lights Segway Tour
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Executive Downtown San Antonio Segway Tour
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San Antonio: The Grand Historic City Tour

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Check out the cathedral at night

We rode the rented B cycle bikes through the downtown area during the day and went through this park, the Cathedral was nice to see and the plaza was clean and well maintained... read more

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We rode the rented B cycle bikes through the downtown area during the day and went through this park, the Cathedral was nice to see and the plaza was clean and well maintained. There were people but it was not crowded and no bums like their would be in plazas that I have been to in other cities. It would... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Bring chairs or blankets to sit on. The kids enjoyed eating ice cream from the food trucks while watching the show.

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Our family was fortunate enough to go to Main Plaza on a Saturday night to see "The Saga" light show. It tells of Texas and San Antonio history and is projected on the San Fernando Cathedral. We had been in the Riverwalk area and walked several blocks to see the show. There were a lot of people on the streets... More 

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Pueblo, Colorado
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

When we visited the plaza we were really focused on going to the Cathedral. However, there are a number of water foundtains in the plaza and there were a number of small children playing in those fountains. It was truly fun to watch. I suspect as the tourist season really gets going that the park will be a little more... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

This is a great show at night. Very fun for all. Walked there from Riverwalk. Must see if you are new to San Antonio and it's free

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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The Main Plaza is a wonderful location for all ages. Flanked by the Courthouses, Cathedral and a short walk to City Hall, Main Plaza has it all. And don't forget the water fountains for children during hot summer days,

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Centerville, Ohio, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We wrapped up our stay in San Antonio with a walk to the main plaza for the showing of The Saga. It's a history of TX set to music and shown on the face of the San Fernando Mission. It's free and one of the most impressive 25 minute shows we've ever seen. It is shown on Tuesday, Friday and... More 

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Alpena, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Saga is the name of the light show at the main plaza in front of San Francisco de Bexar Cathedral in the heart of San Antonio. You will sit for 22 minutes on the ground, or bring your own chairs, or sit at one of the small metal tables & chairs in the Plaza. On Sundays & Tuesdays the... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We made several stops while visiting River walk. My son graduated AF BMT so we wanted to take time to visit as many interesting places as we could. This location is great place to pictures and to learn about history of the area.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fabulous sound and light show depicting the history of San Antonio from prehistoric times to the present,

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