Tower of the Americas

Type: Attractions, Day Trips, Family Friendly, Gardens, Great Views, Parks, Sightseeing, Uniquely Here

Map / Directions 10Best Says

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...  Read More

Map / Directions Hours:

  • Flags Over Texas Observation Deck: Sun-Thu 10am-10pm; Fri-Sat 10am-11pm
  • Skies Over Texas 4D Theater: Sun-Thu 10am-10pm; Fri-Sat 10am-11pm
  • Chart House Restaurant: Sun-Thu 11am-10pm; Fri-Sat 11am-11pm

Map / Directions Admissions:

  • Tower Ticket Adult $10.95; Senior $9.95; Military $9.95; Child $8.95;
    $8 - $11

  • Best for Holiday Attractions Because: From this bird's eye view, you can see the city of San Antonio in all its holiday glory.
  • Best for Things to Do in December Because: For the best view of the city lights, go to the observatory deck at the Tower of the Americas.
  • Recommended as Best Attractions & Activities Because: You can't come to San Antonio without getting the best view the city has to offer.
  • Best for Romantic Things to Do Because: The Tower of the Americas offers the best views of the city and is a great place for declarations of love!
  • Best for Historic Sites Because: See the city of San Antonio the way they did 100 years ago!
  • Best for Attractions near AT&T Center Because: For the best view of the city, the Tower of the Americas is a must-see!

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