June 12, 2024

Things you may or may not have known about San Antonio

San Antonio is the most visited city in Texas.

San Antonio is the second largest city in Texas and the seventh largest in the United States.

Church’s Chicken originated here across the street from the Alamo in 1952 by George W. Church.

The San Antonio Zoo is the third largest zoo in the United States.

The Alamo is the most visited attraction in the state of Texas.

San Antonio is home to the nation’s second oldest park, San Pedro Park, which officially became a park in 1852.

San Fernando Cathedral Church is the oldest church in Texas.

Seaworld San Antonio is one of the largest marine animal parks in the country.

San Antonio native Robert Cade invented the famous sports drink Gatorade.

Lanier High School holds the world record for the most tamales ever made.

The Tower of the Americas stands as the tallest building in the city at 750 feet tall.

Shaquille O’Neal attended and graduated from Robert G Cole Junior Senior HS class of 1989.