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  • Address: 801 César E. Chavez Blvd, San Antonio, Texas, USA
  • Hours: Mon-Sat 9am to 5pm, Sun noon to 5pm
  • Admission: Adults $8; Children $6 (3-11)

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Institute of Texan Cultures Tours

The Institute of Texan Cultures is a museum in San Antonio where visitors can learn about the immigrants who came from around the world to settle in Texas and the cultural heritage that has contributed to the state over the years. The museum is part of the University of Texas San Antonio, and it develops quality resources on topics of cultural heritage as part of the university's community engagement initiatives. Its goal is to develop culture in the arts and humanities in order to expand the community’s awareness and appreciation of Texas. The museum does this with exhibits, programs, and special events. 

Exhibits at the museum cover a wide variety of topics including race, aviation, football, military history, folklore, and perspectives of immigration from several different countries. Festivals celebrate themes of different cultures, such as the Asian Festival and the Texas Folklife Festival. The museum can also be rented out for weddings and other private events. 

Practical Info

The Institute of Texan Cultures is located at 801 E. Cesar E. Chavez Blvd., San Antonio, TX, near the Alamo and the San Antonio River Walk. Opening hours are 9am to 5pm Monday through Saturday, and noon to 5pm on Sundays. Admission is $8 for adults and $6 for children 3-11 years old.

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San Antonio Hop-On Hop-Off Trolley Tour, River Cruise, and Tower of the Americas Admission, San ... 
TVRM_SORTED : true ESSENTIAL : 1 ADMISSION : 5

San Antonio Hop-On Hop-Off Trolley Tour, River Cruise, and Tower of the Americas Admission

4 star rating: Recommended 73 Reviews

Get a complete San Antonio experience at an affordable price with this convenient combo package. Enjoy a two-day hop-on hop-off pass on an old-fashioned ...  Read more

Location: San Antonio, Texas
Duration: Flexible

From USD $44.38
Alamo Hop-on Hop-off Trolley Tour, San Antonio, Hop-on Hop-off Tours
TVRM_SORTED : true ESSENTIAL : 1 ADMISSION : 5

Alamo Hop-on Hop-off Trolley Tour

3.5 star rating: Worth doing 18 Reviews

For total flexibility, the Alamo Hop On Hop Off Trolley is the way to go! Discover the best of San Antonio at your own pace. The trolley stops at all of the ...  Read more

Location: San Antonio, Texas
Duration: Flexible

From USD $23.76
San Antonio Cruiser and Double-Decker Bus Tour, San Antonio, Hop-on Hop-off Tours
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San Antonio Cruiser and Double-Decker Bus Tour

3 star rating: Worth doing 3 Reviews

See top San Antonio attractions from both a personal cruiser and double-decker bus tour with this sightseeing package. Between the two narrated tours, you'll ...  Read more

Location: San Antonio, Texas
Duration: 90 minutes (approx.)

From USD $54.07
San Antonio Trolley Tour, San Antonio, Full-day Tours
TVRM_SORTED : true ESSENTIAL : 2 ADMISSION : 5

San Antonio Trolley Tour

4 star rating: Recommended 10 Reviews

Discover San Antonio on a sightseeing tour that travels to the city's top sights. See attractions including the Alamo, HemisFair Park, Tower of the Americas, ...  Read more

Location: San Antonio, Texas
Duration: 1 day (approx.)

From USD $26.93

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