SAN ANTONIO (KTSA News) — A brand new tour at The Alamo gives visitors a chance to learn about the weapons used by defenders of the shrine.
Angela Wolfgram, the Director of Living History at the Alamo says the new tour offers something for everyone.
“Whether you’ve been to The Alamo before or it’s your first visit, this new tour will offer insight into what weapons were used during the battle.”
You’ll be guided by Living Historians, wearing 19th century costumes, offering insight to the importance of rifles, muskets and cannons during the battle.
They’ll also demonstrate how to load a flintlock firearm, and discuss the size and locations of the Alamo’s cannons.
The tours are given twice a day, 10AM and 3PM. Tickets are 15 dollars and can be bought at the Alamo Welcome Center or online by following this link.