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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.
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“witte museum” (18 reviews)
“san antonio zoo” (19 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 30 April 2012

Free parking, a tram to get from place to place, clean, safe...please, build one like this in my hometown.

3  Thank catelynbf
Reviewed 20 March 2012

Beautiful park inside San Antonio. The Japanese Tea Garden, The Witte Museum, and The San Antonio Zoo are within the park. A must see if your visiting the city. I make a point to visit this park every couple of years. The Tea Garden is...More

2  Thank philip77901
Reviewed 20 February 2012

This is a popular spot for locals as well as toruists. It is next to the Zoo, so it gets a lot of visits.

Thank Biscuithill
Reviewed 11 January 2012

I have been to Brackenridge a few times and every time I forget how big it is. No matter how crowded, there is always more than enough room to run around. There are bbq pits, a small creek in one area, it's close to the...More

2  Thank Trevi R
Reviewed 6 January 2012

This is literally a cool place to drive through. Quiet. Some nice shopping close by.

Thank R B
Reviewed 23 October 2011

The park is pretty but I did not feel comfortable walking by myself during the week day.

Thank rshoregon
Reviewed 8 February 2011

When you include all the different experiences from the attractions that are in the area. Brackenridge Park is a great place to spend a day and have a great time. The park by itself is a lot of fun too. Not part of the park,...More

6  Thank KentuckyDB
Reviewed 20 December 2010

Check out the faux bois (fake wood) artwork at the park, including the treehouse next to the musuem, and the foot bridge. They look like they are made out of twigs but they are made from concrete. San Antonio has a lot of pieces of...More

2  Thank DallasRedHatDiva
Reviewed 25 April 2008

Visit the Japanese Sunken Gardens. It is a great place for pictures. The train ride around the park is also nice. I would skip visiting the zoo unless you have nothing else to do in San Antonio and have children who might enjoy it. The...More

3  Thank Ana V
Reviewed 30 October 2006

While in disrepair for quite some years, our city has finally done some renovations and projects in Brackenridge Park and the Japanese Tea Gardens. While still waiting for the water to be put back into the ponds and the waterfall to be working again, it...More

2  Thank supermom_SA
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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.