Celebrate The Holidays At The Alamo With “A Homemade Christmas” On December 5

Celebrate the holiday season and learn what the holidays were like on the Texas frontier in the 19th century with “A Homemade Christmas” at the Alamo on Saturday, December 5. It can be hard to imagine a time when the Alamo wasn’t decorated for the holidays with a beautiful Christmas Tree in Alamo Plaza, and when there wasn’t always a metropolitan city surrounding the Shrine of Texas Liberty. At “A Homemade Christmas,” visitors will learn what life was […]

Commissioner Bush, Alamo leaders praise Texas Legislature for fully funding the Alamo

George P. Bush

  AUSTIN – Texas Land Commissioner George P. Bush today applauded the Members of the 85th Legislature for fully funding his request for $75 million for the Alamo, the Cradle of Texas Liberty, in its biennial budget. Commissioner Bush sought the funds to preserve and protect the historic buildings of the Alamo Church and Long Barrack and to continue the unprecedented progress that has been made on the Alamo Master Plan. The Senate voted 30 […]