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King William Historic District

1032 S Alamo St, San Antonio, TX 78210-1110
+1 210-227-8786
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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1032 S Alamo St, San Antonio, TX 78210-1110
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Reviewed 3 days ago

SO loved this place. Beautiful does not cover it. We did stop at 2 museums and toured 2 homes. GREAT!!! The houses were so different and beautiful we spent hours walking around here. There is a WALKING MAP with explanation of each property so make...More

Thank 698michaelsr
Reviewed 1 week ago

The King William historic area doesn't necessarily cover a large area, but some of the hold homes are truly beautiful. I recommend taking the time to stroll around, rather than driving.

Thank pblas
Reviewed 1 week ago

We read about this on Trip Advisor and drove to the area and were a bit disappointed to see it was just an area with nice houses.

1  Thank Ron H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Located along side of the San Antonio River, about one mile south of the downtown (the Riverwalk, the Alamo, the Convention Center and the Shops at the Rivercenter) the KING WILLIAMS HISTORIC DISTRICT, established in the late 1790s, is recognized as one of the most...More

1  Thank Robert D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Prior to going to San Antonio, I was not planning on going to the King William district. I heard and was told it was basically cheesy and a bunch of frat houses. When I was at breakfast my second morning in town, I was looking...More

1  Thank Nina1940
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went and just walked around looking at all of the wonderful houses. It's a really nice thing to do, and is an easy walk from downtown.

Thank beth ann k
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

King William Historical District offers on any day a pleasant walk through a long gone era captured in time by the wonderful upkeep of these historic homes.

Thank Joseph F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Short walk from down town. Nice walk to views the houses. A very nice walk back to town along the river

Thank Greg12342014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The houses in this district were stunning. Our tour guide from Real San Antonio tours was able to provide such interesting facts during our walking tour.

Thank debrarncm
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved strolling through the Historic District. We picked up a map at the visitor center for the Villa Finale House after touring that house. It's not crowded and a nice change from the Riverwalk crowds.

1  Thank Karen C
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Traveler3664
How old are the houses of this district?
12 March 2017|
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Response from Robyn49 | Reviewed this property |
There is a great walking map online if you google King Williams District San Antonio. It gives descriptions of all the historic homes including when built, by who, and for who. When you get there coming in from San Antonio... More
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Robyn49
Where did you find the download of the walking tour for King Williams District in San Antonio?
25 August 2016|
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Response from EvaT1133 | Reviewed this property |
We just drove slowly up And down the streets looking at the beautiful homes. You may find a guide online.
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Dona C
How do we get reservations for the King William Distric walking tour?
17 July 2015|
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Response from Frugalmama57 | Reviewed this property |
We used the brochure from the Visitors Center to walk around on our own.
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