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Casa Navarro State Historic Site

228 S Laredo St, San Antonio, TX 78207-4544
+1 210-226-4801
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Tejano patriot

This compound with the statue of José Antonio Navarro is right next to the current San Antonio... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2017
Sightsee_Eat
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Worthington, Ohio
Quick Visit and definitely a worth the stop

Friendly people, very accessible items to touch and see. Interactive screens and narratives. Very... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2017
tk101chic
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Perdido Key, Florida
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Come explore the 1830s-1850s renovated adobe homestead and history of Texas hero, José Antonio Navarro. Interact with multi-sensory exhibits and browse through our visitor center and museum store. Schedule your tour group or special event and take a moment to relax in our urban garden oasis.
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  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
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228 S Laredo St, San Antonio, TX 78207-4544
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+1 210-226-4801
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Reviewed 26 September 2017

This compound with the statue of José Antonio Navarro is right next to the current San Antonio jail. The 3 tourist buses dont stop here, but our driver had in his narration how they have such a small jail for women and men, there's very...More

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Reviewed 29 July 2017

Friendly people, very accessible items to touch and see. Interactive screens and narratives. Very worthwhile for our family.

Thank tk101chic
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Is it historic? Sure. Plenty of things in San Antonio are historic. Wait a few years and put me back in San Antonio and I'll be historic. Not sure if that makes me worth visiting, but it is what it is. This is a decent...More

Thank jayseae
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

My husband's family has always said they descended from this great Texas hero. We came hoping to find the connection. They were very helpful and we left with a lot of genealogical information to sort through. We're glad we came even if we're not related....More

Thank MarieNTexas13
Reviewed 11 December 2016

A delightful lady from Germany visit to San Antonio brought me to the Navarro House. last week. The stature of Jose Antonio Navarro points towards the Navarro House.. First Texas Senator and Texas Hero. The Casa Navarro and outdoor area is beautifully preserved. The visual...More

Thank buenamuchaha
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Really well restored home of one of Texas' heroes. He was very important in the evolution of Texas as it is today. The audio presentations are extremely well done and informative. Highly recommend- ideal to visit during a walking tour of San Antonio.

Thank Richard W
Reviewed 13 February 2016

This attraction was undergoing renovations, and a full tour was not available. But staff still took time to tell us about the history of the family and showed us a bit of the museum. No charge... but they did encourage us to come back when...More

Thank IverJohnson
Reviewed 3 February 2016

I love home museums...sites that show the history of a family set in the context of the greater historical perspective. And this site did a wonderful job of that. I am not sure why it is not higher on the list! Definitely should be visited....More

Thank Christy G
Reviewed 31 July 2015

This place is deceivingly interesting and is hidden treasure that offers insight to the rich cultural heritage of San Antonio. The museum attendant was very helpful and you get a free water upon completion of a survey. The museum is only $4 bucks, has interactive...More

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Reviewed 11 July 2015 via mobile

We enjoyed learning about Jose Antonio Navarro. My children learn about him in school so it was really exciting to actually be in his house and learn more about this great Texas Hero!!!

Thank brendav74
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