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Steves Homestead

509 King William, San Antonio, TX 78204-1411
+1 210-227-9160
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Go see Randy at the homestead

We showed up on one of the hottest days of the year and were certain that no one would be around... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Kerry S
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Kerrville
Great old historic house

We love looking at historic homes when we travel. This home was well worth the visit. Very well... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2017
Ed H
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Georgetown, Texas
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Take the docent-led tour of this Victorian mansion for a reconstructed take on the lifestyle of rich and famous San Antonio personalities in the late 1800s.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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509 King William, San Antonio, TX 78204-1411
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We showed up on one of the hottest days of the year and were certain that no one would be around, until Randy called to us walking around the back yard. He happily opened the already locked up exhibits and even offered us bottled water....More

Thank Kerry S
Reviewed 21 June 2017

We love looking at historic homes when we travel. This home was well worth the visit. Very well preserved with a very good tour. Lots of interesting stories about the family that lived here. Well worth the price of admission.

Thank Ed H
Reviewed 5 May 2017

This tour was the highlight of our visit in San Antonio. Our charismatic guide Randy was the best tour guide I have ever experienced. He was fun, informative and just downright cool! His stories about the Steves family made the house come to life. We...More

Thank KiwiChicky
Reviewed 1 May 2017

We took the self-guided tour of this wonderful old house at the edge of the King William Historic Disrict and overlooking the San Antonio River. The tour is $7 for adults with discounts for Seniors and Military. The attendee is given a guide book with...More

1  Thank Toby F
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Our tour guide was great. I'm not sure if you would have the same experience with another guide, but since we were the only people there at the time he showed us the third floor which isn't restored but had some nice views of the...More

Thank 115Pete_F
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

It's not just another old house, the tour guide goes into great details of the family as if he knew them personally. Their talents, business, generosity to the community Loved not only the information but the pace of the tour and freedom to touch, sit,...More

Thank G G
Reviewed 3 February 2017

The historic King William neighborhood of San Antonio is filled with three-story mansions built in the 1800s by prosperous German businessmen. We recommend a stop to tour the Steves Homestead House Museum. The home, located on the banks of the San Antonio River, was built...More

Thank HRTravelers
Reviewed 12 December 2016

When walking through the King William Historic District we came to this museum. So glad we did! It was beautiful inside with some very unique features -- such as a wall calendar in the style of a clock, beautiful hand painting on the ceilings and...More

Thank Kathryn S
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Self guided tour for $7.50. Got a good feel for the time period that the Steves occupied the home. Interesting architectural details inside the house. I stopped here as part of my self guided walking tour of the King William neighborhood. I picked the map...More

3  Thank Kirby B
Reviewed 24 August 2016

We came across this beautiful home/museum while eploring the historical district. It was on the walking map and I have to say that it was outstanding ... literally. The size was impressive & the grounds well maintained.

Thank pnkgirl27
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April M
25 January 2015|
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Response from josephreba | Reviewed this property |
I think we paid $7 or $8...no reservation...hours are posted on the web site and out in front of the home.
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