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Tips for San Fernando Cathedral

San Fernando Cathedral, founded in 1731, is the oldest, continuously functioning religious community in Texas. Teams started race day 3 here at the San Fernando Cathedral! –Race to the Alamo

- Visit San Antonio


Texas hero James Bowie married Ursula de Veramendi in its sanctuary, and Mexican General Santa Anna used the church as a lookout.

- Joel Valdez


Not to be missed when visiting San Antonio. A few blocks off the river walk downtown but worth the afternoon stroll. Don't expect a European Cathedral but you will see art typical of the culture.

- Richard Revilla


Alamo heroes' resting place

- Yuen Kian Chew


Very nice church

San Fernando Cathedral

- Brandon Hayes


Wait to hear the organ... acousics are lovely.

- Jennifer Armitstead


Beautiful! The lightshow was great. Mujeres Mercado outside on Saturday night was even better. Def a place to stop by if you're dt.

San Fernando Cathedral

- Veronica Villegas


proud to be catholic! God bless!

- Joanna


Often considered the heart and soul of San Antonio, San Fernando Cathedral has played an integral part of the city's growth.  Built in 1738, its history includes both religious and secular duties.

San Fernando Cathedral

- Visit San Antonio


Realmente me sorprendió, una arquitectura muy bonita y el interior es limpio, solemne, iluminado cálido. Una iglesia muy linda.

- Erick U. Sánchez Salas


Amazing light show on the facade of the cathedral!

San Fernando Cathedral

- Alexia


Try to come here when open. This is worth a stop and a sigt inside and out.

San Fernando Cathedral

- Maurice Hofmann


Los fines de semana una vez anochece hacen shows de luces

- David Forero


Travis, Bowie, Crockett here #socialdash #maddiempup #fallenheros

- Jake Seela


This cathedral holds the remains of Bowie, Crockett and Travis, three Texas heroes. #socialdash #fallenheroes

- Laurie Gibson


This cathedral holds the remains of three Texas heroes, Bowie, Travis and Crockett.

- Laurie Gibson


This spot is Piatti Eilan approved as one of the most important places to visit while here in San Antonio!

- Piatti Ristorante & Bar


Come by at night for the 20 minute light show that displays the entire history of Texas. Really cool. Neatest thing to see in San Antonio. Not sure on start times but we saw one at 9pm.

- John Hankus


Watch "The Saga" video art - free shows projected on facade 9pm Tues, Fri, Sat and Sun

- Emily Scruggs


Stop and reflect for just a bit.

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