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Cactus Country RV Park is located just 15 minutes from downtown San Antonio.  Most attractions listed are just a hop, skip, and a jump from there.  Please follow any links available for more information.  Click section headings to return to the top.

Spend your days enjoying the entertainment at Sea World of Texas, Six Flags-Fiesta Texas, The Alamo, The Missions, The San Antonio River Walk, Alamodome, Convention Center, Tower of the Americas, San Antonio Zoo, Hall of Horns, or any of many other attractions throughout the year in San Antonio and surrounding cities.  San Antonio has a bus stop within 1/2 mile from the park to transport you to the downtown area.  We are close to Calaveras and Braunig Lake where you can enjoy fishing, boating, or just relaxing with a good 'ol fashioned picnic.

Theme Parks

SeaWorld - SeaWorld San Antonio, the world's largest marine life adventure park and family entertainment showplace, presents a splashy lineup of more than 25 sensational shows, thrilling rides, animal attractions and educational experiences for all ages. It's actually four parks in one on 250 acres: a show park, a rides and slides park, a water park and an amazing animals park. At SeaWorld San Antonio, there’s something for everyone!



Fiesta Texas
- Six Flags, Inc. is the world's largest regional theme park company. The company owns and operates 39 parks throughout North America, Latin America and Europe. Six Flags theme parks serve 40 of the 50 largest metropolitan areas in the United States. The parks annually hosts more than 50 million guests worldwide.

Water Parks

Schlitterbahn - Schlitterbahn has been voted America's Best water park again and again. And that's why summer after summer, Schlitterbahn is America's most popular summertime water park.

Splashtown - Splashtown San Antonio is 18 landscaped acres of cool, clean, water excitement just three minutes North of downtown on IH-35 at the Splashtown exit!  San Antonio's family water park has something fun for every age.

Museums

The Alamo - Originally named Mission San Antonio de Valero, the Alamo served as home to missionaries and their Indian converts for nearly seventy years.  Construction began on the present site in 1724.  In 1793, Spanish officials secularized San Antonio's five missions and distributed their lands to the remaining Indian residents.  These men and women continued to farm the fields, once the mission's, but now their own, and participated in the growing community of San Antonio.



San Antonio Museum of Art
- The blend of glass elevators, skylights and skywalk in the former Lone Star Brewery's castle-like building is a sight no visitor to San Antonio can afford to miss. Art collections range from ancient art to the most contemporary, including magnificent Greek and Roman sculpture, and Latin American folk art. The Asian section has been expanded to include Asian sculpture as well as Chinese, Japanese and Korean Art. The museum is listed in the National Register of Historic Places.



The Marion Koogler McNay Art Museum - Housed in what was the home of the late Marion Koogler McNay, the McNay Art Museum focuses primarily on 19th- and 20th- century European and American art. Artists featured include Cézanne, Picasso, Gauguin, Matisse, O’Keeffe, Cassatt, and Hopper. The museum’s collection of prints and drawings is one of the finest in the Southwest. The Tobin Collection of Theatre Arts is one of the premier collections of its kind in the country. Contemporary art and modern sculpture are growing strengths of the McNay collection, which now numbers over 14,000 objects.



Witte Museum - San Antonio's premier museum, the Witte features history and science exhibits, major national traveling exhibits, family events, live gallery theater, and overnight camp-ins for children. Highlights include Texas dinosaurs, an Egyptian exhibit and mummy and historic homes from San Antonio on the grounds. Don't miss the H-E-B Science Tree house also located on the museum grounds! This four-level science center features hands-on exhibits for all ages, an Internet surfing room, live demonstrations, a real tree house connected by elevated walkways, and outdoor water exhibits on the banks of the San Antonio River.
 


The Plaza Wax Museum & Ripley's Believe It or Not! - Step into the dazzling excitement of one of the finest wax museums anywhere...  Experience the ultimate adventure with Robert Ripley's world-famous collection featuring over 500 exhibits in themed galleries.



The Buckhorn Saloon & Museum - Visit the Buckhorn Saloon & Museum where you may belly up to our 120 year old bar. Sip spirits, beer or soda while you enjoy live entertainment with a Texas twist. Entertainment includes trick roping, an old west card act, cowboy poet and gunfighters. Then head on over to the Buckhorn Arcade for fun and games or visit the many exhibit halls where you'll find one of the most amazing collections you've ever seen, including "Old Tex" a longhorn with an 8' 9" horn span. Next take a walk through the Hall of Texas History Wax Museum or visit the Curio Store for those one-of-a-kind souvenirs. All the excitement is sure to work up your appetite, so head for the saloon and try something wild like grilled white wings or just traditional Texas fare. We know you're going to have an unforgettable time at the Buckhorn Saloon & Museum.

Other Attractions

To view a more extensive site of attractions, entertainment, and upcoming events, please visit our friends the at NewproNet Corporation.  Their Spotlight on San Antonio should be able to answer all of your questions. 

This page last updated: August 18, 2015

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