:: San Antonio Programs
Signature City San Antonio
#1981: Single Course/5 NightsFall 2012: Sept 23-28; Sept 30-Oct 5; Oct 7-12; Oct 14-19; Oct 28-Nov 2; Nov 11-16; Nov 25-30
Spring 2013: Feb 10-15; Feb 24-Mar 1; Mar 17-22; Apr 14-19; Apr 28-May 3; May 5-10; May 12-17; May 19-24
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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.