This historic and lovely cathedral houses the remains of Crockett, Bowie, and other defenders of the Alamo.
About San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral
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Such a special place for mass in this place of so much Texas history and legend. The Cathedral has been very well maintained over the years. Come to mass early and stay late and enjoy the holy presence that God bestows on all who enter.
A wonderful place for worshipping. Being the oldest cathedral in America, maybe all would enjoy this historical place. Just do it.
My friends and I attended Sunday mass at San Fernando Cathedral. It was very nice. Just don't sit behind one of the big columns. I stared at a cement pillar for the better part of an hour. The church is beautiful and the service was...More
It is not really heralded in all the tourist info and we found by accident. Incredible architecture inside and out. I have toured churches all over Mexico and Central America and this is the most beutiful one i have ever seen.
This is one of the oldest active catholic churches in the country, so remember to be sensitive when viewing this beautifully historic building as some are there to pray. Amazing architecture! Beautiful altar area. One of a kind wooden carved statues toward the front.
We were here during Thanksgiving week and attended a service in the cathedral that was wonderful. A lot of ritual with the Catholic Priests.
We went to Sunday moon mass which is in Spanish. We didn't understand the words. But we got the ideas. People were all very friendly.
The cathedral is an active Catholic parish in downtown San Antonio. Very beautiful, with what appeared to be gold leaf on the back of both side altars and the main altar. There is a small gift shop off the courtyard to the left of the...More
This was a big surprise in downtown San Antonio. My son and I were on a walk one morning and we "stumbled" upon this church by mistake. I am happy that we did. This is a beautiful building! It also houses the remains of the...More