Find Great Attractions and Activities near San Antonio's AT&T Center

There is never a shortage of fun things to do when visiting San Antonio! This is a city that actually devotes almost three weeks every year just to "Fiesta!" Simply put, they know how to party. If you're looking for fun things to do near the AT&T center, you have numerous choices just minutes a way, so strap in and get ready for some excitement. If this is your first time here, there's nothing more impressive than the view from the Tower of Americas. You can see all of downtown and the city itself for miles. You can even enjoy a delicious meal with stunning 360 degree views from the Tower's restaurant, which revolves. If you have the kids with you, the entire family can enjoy the San Antonio Zoo, which is celebrating its centennial this year with the opening of the Zootennial Plaza which is home to a beautiful new carousel and new Chef-run restaurant. For some great shopping and an opportunity to take in the sites, you can't miss out on the Riverwalk and the Pearl Brewery, which has an eclectic assortment of shops and restaurants and is situated along the new riverwalk extension. for sheer beauty, you must check out the Japanese Tea Garden and San Antonio's Botanical Gardens. For a little bit of culture and enlightment, visit The San Antonio Museum of Art of the Witte Museum. If you're lucky, you'll get to do it all! 



This is a great museum for families! Built on the banks of the San Antonio River, the Witte is considered San Antonio's foremost museum. With a four story tree house and dinosaur bones, kids are hooked as soon as they arrive. The tree house...  Read More



To fully experience the wide range of diversity that San Antonio has to offer, San Antonio's El Mercado (a.k.a. Market Square) is the best place to take the kids for a unique, fun day. It was once home to a bustling produce market. Today, it's a...  Read More



San Antonio's Japanese Tea Gardens feels like a set straight out of a movie, something like What Dreams May Come or Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon. The point is, it's a magical and enchanting place, perfect for declarations of love and sonnet...  Read More



One of five missions established in the early 1700's, the Alamo is nearly 300 years old. It is perhaps the most cherished landmark in San Antonio. If you ask around, you will find that all children here and in surrounding towns take at least...  Read More



San Antonio's Botanical Gardens is one of the prettiest places to see in the city. This extraordinary 33-acre facility showcases plants from desert regions to equatorial rainforests, some of which are housed in individual, climate-controlled...  Read More



The San Antonio Museum of Art boasts one of the most comprehensive collections of ancient Egyptian, Greek, Roman and Near Eastern art in the southern United States. It is also one of the largest collections found in public museums. The size and...  Read More

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Travel + Leisure ranked the San Antonio River Walk as the #1 River Walk in America. Also known as Paseo del Rio, this major tourist attraction brings in over five million visitors a year. Delight yourself with a relaxing dinner at one of the...  Read More

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The Pearl Brewery is one of the coolest places you can visit in San Antonio. This brewery, established in 1883 and once home to Pabst beer, has recently been transformed from a historic brewery to a thriving multi-use space where you can eat,...  Read More



For the best view in San Antonio, go directly to the Tower of the Americas, which was built for the World's Fair back in 1968. Located downtown, this 750-foot-tall structure in the middle of Hemisphere plaza offers the most spectacular views...  Read More



San Antonio likes to lead the way in all things and the zoo is no exception. Parents magazine ranked the San Antonio Zoo as one of the Top 10 Best Zoos for Kids. It is also the third largest zoo in the nation so there is plenty to see. Home...  Read More


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Kimberly A. Suta is a professional freelance writer, filmmaker and entrepreneur with a background in marketing, advertising and social media. Her first business, Midnight Sun Innovations,...  More About Kimberly