With the recent World Heritage designation of the San Antonio Missions and the upcoming Tricentennial Celebration, Bexar County is hosting Nuestra Historia - Our History: Spain in Bexar County, an exhibit that tells the story of the 17th and 18th century Spanish colonial exploration and settlement of this area.
Written by BexarCounty on Apr 18 2016 - 11:46am
Written by BexarCounty on Apr 18 2016 - 10:32am
Bexar County is hosting a Tricentennial Symposium of Spanish Colonial historians in conjunction with the Nuestra Historia - Our History: Spain in Bexar County exhibit. Experts from Texas, New Mexico and Mexico will share papers highlighting Spain's encounter with the New World (the Indies) and the indigenous cultures of Coahuila and Texas.
Written by lcarter on Nov 12 2015 - 1:28pm
Rotary Club 18th Charity Bike Tour: four tour choices- ride past the historic San Antonio Missions 12-mile family ride at 930am 28-mile performance tour at 9am 55-mile endurance tour at 845 am Metric Century 67-mile tour at 830am Lunch and a t-shirt are provided with your registration. Prizes, drawings. all proceeds benefit local charities. Starts at Mission Park Pavilions, 802 VFW Blvd. near Mission San Jose
Written by Texas Tribune on Oct 16 2015 - 1:56pm
by Madlin Mekelburg, The Texas Tribune Oct.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Jul 21 2015 - 2:47pm
The Edge: Helping you catch up and get ahead San Antonio’s heritage extends long before the Spanish Missions
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on Jul 17 2015 - 5:04pm
In this essay on video, Carmen Tafolla, the 2015 Poet Laureate of the State of Texas, asks us to change the way we look at history.
Written by Texas Tribune on Jul 6 2015 - 4:37pm
Alamo and Other Texas Shrines Win UN Designation by Liz Crampton, The Texas Tribune July 5, 2015 The San Antonio Missions, the Alamo and other historic Texas shrines have attained the status of other internationally recognized landmarks such as the Taj Mahal and the Great Barrier Reef.