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Brackenridge Park

3700 N. St. Mary's Street, San Antonio, TX 78212
+1 210-207-7275
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You'll never lack for something to do in San Antonio's largest park. Its grounds contain the San Antonio Zoo, a carousel, skyride, the Japanese Tea Gardens, a golf course, and playground.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“witte museum” (16 reviews)
“train ride” (14 reviews)
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Hours Today: 05:00 - 23:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
3700 N. St. Mary's Street, San Antonio, TX 78212
+1 210-207-7275
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Lots of things for your 4 legged friends to smell. Lots of shade for hot days. Beautiful scenery with a stream? flowing through most of the trail. Drive or walk 2 min and take your pooch to the Tea Gardens for extra fun. Better than...More

Thank blackcadillacs
Reviewed 2 days ago

Nice park with great potential but just too many homeless and garbage around. Its a travesty considering the cost to live this close to downtown. The dogs are not picked up after and makes it a bit nasty. SA, you could do better.

Thank Muldunespeaks
Reviewed 3 days ago

a mix of wild and great museums, quiet paths and a great train, roar of lions and the quiet of the Japanese Garden...lots to do, lots to see, ...

Thank texastraveller77
Reviewed 1 week ago

With delicious BBQ from a nearby but well known spot, we drove through and found a place to "picnic". Lots of families were out doing the same, playing games, flying kites, enjoying the fall weather. This followed our zoo visit and was a good respite...More

1  Thank cherrysikes
Reviewed 1 week ago

New(ish) to the San Antonio area and looking for a good picnic spot. We ended up at Brackenridge and chose a spot next to the water. Wasn't all that scenic but was mostly secluded. The park was just okay but will visit again to see...More

Thank Jill I
Reviewed 1 week ago

Brackenridge contains ball fields, several kids playgrounds, rentable pavilions, and is a not that far from downtown. Near by you have the Japanese Tea Gardens, San Antonio Zoo, the Park Train, a golf center, The Witte Museum and Kiddie Park.

Thank Stephanie R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love this place. It is a wonderful spot for the entire family, even the dog. We enjoy walking the trails, feeding the ducks with the kids, and letting them play on the huge playground. We also like to take pics of our kids in...More

Thank J S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I enjoyed visiting this park. It is clean and grills to have a nice picnic with family. It is nice and shady with great walking areas.

Thank CottontailCafe
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are a number of good picnic areas here. One is across from the Witte Museum. I took my (adult) sister on the train ride when she was in town and she thought it was a lot of fun. The train ride gives you a...More

Thank TexasPaGal
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

beautiful shaded park with the San Antonio river running thru it, lots of tree and nature, variety of parks and slides. great for picnics and birthdays parties. Great for walks and runs. right next door is the San Antonio Zoo

Thank fayem472
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17 March 2016|
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Response from disin_11 | Reviewed this property |
Type in "San Antonio Zoo" for more information. The zoo opens at 9 a.m. The weather is warm there so going early is an advantage. It is a lovely zoo and a great train ride through the park. Your family will love... More
22 June 2015|
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Response from JK_SATX | Reviewed this property |
There are fees for the attractions.