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Casa Navarro State Historic Site

228 S Laredo St, San Antonio, TX 78207-4544
+1 210-226-4801
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Nice enough stop, worth a quick visit

Is it historic? Sure. Plenty of things in San Antonio are historic. Wait a few years and put me... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
jayseae
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Charlotte, North Carolina
A lot of historical history of the great State of Texas

My husband's family has always said they descended from this great Texas hero. We came hoping to... read more

Reviewed 31 March 2017
MarieNTexas13
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Dallas, Texas
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Come explore the 1830s-1850s renovated adobe homestead and history of Texas hero, José Antonio Navarro. Interact with multi-sensory exhibits and browse through our visitor center and museum store. Schedule your tour group or special event and take a moment to relax in our urban garden oasis.
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  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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228 S Laredo St, San Antonio, TX 78207-4544
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+1 210-226-4801
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Is it historic? Sure. Plenty of things in San Antonio are historic. Wait a few years and put me back in San Antonio and I'll be historic. Not sure if that makes me worth visiting, but it is what it is. This is a decent...More

Thank jayseae
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

My husband's family has always said they descended from this great Texas hero. We came hoping to find the connection. They were very helpful and we left with a lot of genealogical information to sort through. We're glad we came even if we're not related....More

Thank MarieNTexas13
Reviewed 12 December 2016

A delightful lady from Germany visit to San Antonio brought me to the Navarro House. last week. The stature of Jose Antonio Navarro points towards the Navarro House.. First Texas Senator and Texas Hero. The Casa Navarro and outdoor area is beautifully preserved. The visual...More

Thank buenamuchaha
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Really well restored home of one of Texas' heroes. He was very important in the evolution of Texas as it is today. The audio presentations are extremely well done and informative. Highly recommend- ideal to visit during a walking tour of San Antonio.

Thank Richard W
Reviewed 14 February 2016

This attraction was undergoing renovations, and a full tour was not available. But staff still took time to tell us about the history of the family and showed us a bit of the museum. No charge... but they did encourage us to come back when...More

Thank IverJohnson
Reviewed 3 February 2016

I love home museums...sites that show the history of a family set in the context of the greater historical perspective. And this site did a wonderful job of that. I am not sure why it is not higher on the list! Definitely should be visited....More

Thank Christy G
Reviewed 31 July 2015

This place is deceivingly interesting and is hidden treasure that offers insight to the rich cultural heritage of San Antonio. The museum attendant was very helpful and you get a free water upon completion of a survey. The museum is only $4 bucks, has interactive...More

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Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

We enjoyed learning about Jose Antonio Navarro. My children learn about him in school so it was really exciting to actually be in his house and learn more about this great Texas Hero!!!

Thank brendav74
Reviewed 1 June 2015

Jose Navarro played a MAJOR role in the independence of Texas but his role is too often over looked. Here you learn about what he did to help shape Texas. We could use more people like him today! I highly recommend a visit to this...More

Thank Sandra C
Reviewed 21 March 2015

I have been meaning to visit Casa Navarro for decades. I'm so glad I finally made the trip from Austin to San Antonio to visit this historical gem. If you are a Texas history aficionado you will truly appreciate the Navarro homestead as one of...More

Thank Bernadette T
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