:: San Antonio Programs
Signature City San Antonio
#1981: Single Course/5 NightsFall 2014: 09/28/2014-10/03/2014; 10/05/2014-10/10/2014; 10/19/2014-10/24/2014; 10/26/2014-10/31/2014; 11/02/2014-11/07/2014
Spring 2015: 01/25/2015-01/30/2015; 02/01/2015-02/06/2015; 03/29/2015-04/03/2015; 04/12/2015-04/17/2015; 04/26/2015-05/01/2015; 05/03/2015-05/08/2015
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Celebrate icons of San Antonio’s history: The Alamo, River Walk, and America’s most complete Spanish Colonial Mission complex. Presentations and guided field trips unlock San Antonio’s colorful history, culture, music and cuisine, from frontier days through today. Hear the origins of Texas music; study the 26 ethnic groups that settled the Texas frontier; discover strong Germanic influences in the King William District; Spanish customs in historic La Villita. Hear about the snake that fought in the Civil War and other famous and not so famous characters in Texas’ storied past. Learn to prepare the perfect enchilada during a presentation featuring regional cuisine. A Mexican feast and traditional mariachi performance top off your adventure.