The Alamo — San Antonio, Texas. So cool seeing this. It was awesome to be able to walk through some history:)

Mission San Antonio de Valero or The Alamo, San Antonio Missions National Historical Park or Mission Trail, San Antonio, Texas. Established in this church was the site of the Battle of the Alamo in and is now a museum.

The Alamo... fascinating. Between the pillars to the right of the door, Davey Crockett etched his name in the stone... among others

The Alamo, most famous spot in Texas, (Mission San Antonio de Valero) was Est. in The chapel & long barrack are all that remain of the original fort.

5 Things You Must See at the Alamo in San Antonio, Texas                                                                                                                                                      More

5 Things You Must See at the Alamo

If you are visiting San Antonio, Texas, here are the 5 things you must see at the Alamo in downtown San Antonio.

Visiting The Alamo in San Antonio #Texas http://flightsandfrustration.com/visiting-alamo-san-antonio-texas/  On a recent trip to the US I headed to #San_Antonio with the direct purpose of visiting this historic monument. I was not disappointed. Little wonder I will always "Remember The Alamo" #alamo

Visiting The Alamo in San Antonio Texas -- a historic monument little wonder you will always "Remember The Alamo"

Chapel in the Alamo on Dec. 31, 1944. Photo: Alfred Eisenstaedt, Time & Life Pictures / Getty Images / Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images

Chapel in the Alamo on Dec. Photo: Alfred Eisenstaedt, Time & Life Pictures / Getty Images / Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images The Alamo and the heroine family's ties to it are in "The Best Game.

The Alamo - another door I've been through.

The front door to the famous Alamo. The same door that heroes walked through. Jim Bowie and Davy Crockett, they all walked through this door knowing that there would be a battle and knowing that they might lose their lives.

Having collapsed on February 24, 1836,  the day after the siege of the Alamo began, Col. James Bowie was confined to a cot during the rest of the siege as a result of illness, most likely advanced tuberculosis.

Having collapsed on February the day after the siege of the Alamo began, Col. James Bowie was confined to a cot during the rest of the siege as a result of illness, most likely advanced tuberculosis.

The Alamo, San Antonio, Texas

El Alamo, San Antonio, Texas--we were here on New Year's Eve too shabby waiting in line to get inside the Alamo--when this is where the line formed! Fast moving line too.

Mar. 6, 1836, Davy Crockett, James Bowie, Col. William Travis and 184 Texas soldiers are wiped out as the Alamo in San Antonio, Texas, falls into the hands of the Mexican Army.

Remember the Alamo; William Travis and 184 Texas soldiers are wiped out as the Alamo in San Antonio, Texas, falls into the hands of the Mexican Army.

Interior of the Alamo - there are small rooms on the sides with stone-carved benches

Interior of the Alamo

View from south transept towards front of the church. Notice wood roof has been replaced by concrete and the flagstaff floor is in place. Undated photo, taken sometime after

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