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Things to Do in San Antonio

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Experience the Alamo City like a local during your upcoming trip to San Antonio! A truly singular American city, San Antonio's iconic Spanish architecture, vibrant dining scene, and bustling riverwalk create a unique atmosphere where the city's rich history harmoniously blends with its modern mindset. Where else other than San Antonio can you spend the morning at the Alamo, pop into the breathtaking San Fernando Cathedral, treat yourself to an artful fine dining tasting menu, and catch a world-class show at the magnificent Majestic Theatre?

Located within walking distance of some of San Antonio's most essential attractions, The Emily Morgan Hotel - a DoubleTree by Hilton puts your front and center an unforgettable trip to the Lone Star State. Whether you're embarking upon a history buff sightseeing adventure, attending a conference at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center, or having fun along the Riverwalk, you'll always remember the San Antonio and the Emily Morgan hotel.

During your upcoming trip to the Lone Star State, don't miss the chance to embark upon an unforgettable San Antonio Adventure!

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The Alamo

Step back in time and experience American history as you explore the legendary grounds of the Alamo. Take a tour, learn about the battle, and always remember the Alamo.

Distance from the hotel: About a two-minute walk

Visit the Alamo

Visit the Alamo

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San Antonio Riverwalk

Eat, drink, and shop your way through historic San Antonio along the nationally-renowned Riverwalk. During your adventure, take a river tour, check out the Briscoe Western Art Museum, or grab some tacos at a waterfront patio!

Distance from the hotel: About a five-minute walk

Explore the Riverwalk

Explore the Riverwalk

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Henry B Gonzalez Convention Center

With over 1.6 million square feet of convention space, San Antonio's Henry B Gonzalez Convention Center hosts some of the biggest trade shows, conferences, and cultural events in all of Texas!

Distance from the hotel: About a three-minute drive or an 18-minute walk

HBG Convention Center

Visit the Convention Center

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San Antonio Zoo

See the pandas, giraffes, flamingos, and over 750 other majestic species from around the world in Brackenridge Park's San Antonio Zoo. The zoo is open daily and tickets cost $14.25 for adults and $11.25 for children.

Distance from the hotel: About a ten-minute drive

Get Wild in San Antonio

Get Wild in San Antonio

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The Alamodome

Whether you're cheering on the Spurs as the march towards another divisional title or attending on of San Antonio's biggest concerts, you'll find the city's most electric events at the iconic Alamodome.

Distance from the hotel: About a 5-minute drive or a 20-minute walk

Catch a Spurs Game

Catch a Spurs Game

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San Antonio Missions

Don't miss some of San Antonio's most beautiful and historic landmarks during your upcoming visit! Located throughout the city, sites like the Cathedral of San Fernando, the Mission San José, and the San Antonio Missions National Historical Park, San Antonio feature some of the most photogenic architecture in the United States.

See the Missions

See the Missions

Upcoming Events in San Antonio

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Maverick Music Festival
When: April 7 - 8, 2017
Where: La Villita Maverick Plaza | 10 Minute Walk
What: Live, outdoor performances in the heart of San Antonio from De La Soul, Young the Giant, Bastille, and more.

Fiesta San Antonio
When: April 19 - 29, 2018
Where: Throughout San Antonio
What: Eleven days of revelry, run, and excitement at San Antonio's biggest annual event, featuring parades, the Taste of Texas, tons of live music, art fairs, the Fiesta Carnival, and more!

Ford Mariachi Festival
When: April 24 - 26, 2018
Where: San Antonio River Walk | 10 Minute Walk
What: Enjoy a free Fiesta featuring entertainment from local schools and college Mariachi Bands and Folkloric dancers from 6pm-9pm each night.

Zoo-La-La! A Taste Of San Antonio
When: May 10, 2018
Where: San Antonio Zoo | 12 Minute Drive
What: Enjoy samplings from over 50 San Antonio restaurants while walking through the zoo, all for a good cause! Must be 21 and older to attend.

Armed Forces River Parade
When: May 19, 2018
Where: San Antonio River Walk | 10 Minute Walk
What to Expect: Celebrate our Armed Forces in one of the largest parades held on the River Walk.

Memorial Day Artisan Show
When: May 25 - 28, 2018
Where: River Walk near Rivercenter Mall | 10 Minute Walk
What: Handmade merchandise by local artisans offering poetry, jewelry and fine art.

Texas Folklife Festival
When: June 8 - 10, 2018
Where: UTSA Institute of Texan Cultures | 7 Minute Drive
What: A three-day celebration of Texan culture showcasing great food, music, arts and dancing!

Fourth Of July Artisan River Walk Show
When: June 29 - July 2, 2018
Where: San Antonio River Walk | 10 Minute Drive
What: Check out over 30 local and out of state vendors artisans display handmade art, pottery, clothing, jewelry and more!

"Pride Bigger Than Texas" Pride Parade And Festival
When: June 30, 2018
Where: Crockett Park | 7 Minute Drive
What: Come together and celebrate with the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender community in the San Antonio metropolitan area at the Pride Parade and Festival!

Labor Day Artisan River Walk Show
When:August 31 - September 3, 2018
Where: San Antonio River Walk | 12 Minute Drive
What: Walk along the River Walk and find handmade items from local artisans that will enhance your home!

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