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List of Famous San Antonio Buildings & Structures

Updated June 8, 2017 10.7k views35 items

List of the famous landmarks that make up the San Antonio skyline, listed alphabetically with photos when available. San Antonio architectural landmarks as well as other major buildings, dwellings, and other structures in San Antonio are included on this list. Information about these San Antonio buildings is included on this list, such as when the building first opened and what architectural style it falls under. List includes both new buildings in San Antonio and older historic landmarks.

The list you're viewing has a variety of buildings, like The Alamo and Cathedral of San Fernando, in it.

This list answers the question, "What are the most famous buildings in San Antonio?"

This is a good reference for research into the historical architecture in San Antonio. Famous architectural houses within the city of San Antonio are included as well, sometimes by address, other times listed by the name of the original home owner.
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    Aztec Theater

    The Aztec Theatre is a historic theater in Downtown San Antonio, Texas, USA....  more
    • The Bexar County Courthouse is a historic building in downtown San Antonio, Texas, USA. The building was designed by architect J. Riely Gordon, and borders Main Plaza, along with such other architectural landmarks as the Cathedral of San Fernando. The style is Romanesque Revival, and the main material used is red sandstone. Ground was broken for Gordon's structure on August 4, 1891, and the cornerstone was laid December 17, 1892. After several delays, construction was fully completed in 1896. The building was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1977. The Courthouse currently functions as the County Seat of Bexar County....  more
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        Edgewood Fine Arts Academy

        Residing at 607 S.W. 34th Street in San Antonio, Texas, this building originally housed the Edgewood High School. It was later renamed and re-purposed into a Fine Arts academy for San Antonio area high school students....