One of the oldest cathedrals in the country, on the National Register of Historic Places. Stop and rest for a moment or two, say a prayer, take a little time to look at the beautiful stained glass. This is a beautiful church in downtown San...More
About San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral
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By the time we were apprised of the Cathedral and that evening's light show by one of the Centro Amigos it was too late to visit the Cathedral. We did get to watch that evening's laser show in the plaza. Totally amazing. It is projected...More
The inside of the church is fabulous and worth seeing. The light show at night is stunning. Easy to get to at the end of the River Walk area. Do not miss.
Lovely old church that had been well maintained. Church community, especially the choir, fills the place with joy. The altar artwork and the stations of the cross are not to be missed.
We just happened on this place as we were waiting for their things to open thanks to my TripAdvisor app. It is beautiful inside and out and there is a sarcophagus with the ashes of some of the Alamo heroes which was a pleasant surprise....More
Very nice cathedral with much history. Group in with Governors mansion and the Market (Mercado) all near each other on same street. Very nice light show on Friday nights starting at nine. Some tables or bring chair or floor mat of stand.....lasts about 30 minutes....More
We went to this free laser light show at 9:00 p.m. that is shown on the front of the cathedral, it tells the history of the area in laser lights. The artistry and colors were beautiful, everyone stands around and just aahs.
The San Fernando Cathedral is literally the birth place of the city of San Antonio, Texas. It has been the center of activity for the city and is a very sacred and historical place. The renovations have helped it maintain its uniqueness & beauty. If...More
This is a lovely cathedral in Main Plaza, which itself is very pleasant, because of the kiosk for drinks, fountains, and chairs & little tables. The cathedral has been updated, so it looks "new", so it has lost some its classic charm, but it is...More