The Alamo’s Basement

The Alamo

The Alamo in San Antonio, TX

The Alamo has a basement? Not really, but Pee Wee Herman thought so in his 1985 movie, Pee Wee’s Big Adventure. Have you ever been there? Many Texans go there as kids, and while neat to see, it rarely leaves a major impression on smaller tots.  But a recent family trip  to San Antonio reminded me, now an adult, just how hard Texas forefathers fought to bring independence, security and growth to this great state. And did you know that this year, 2011, marks the 175th anniversary of the Battle of the Alamo?  As Alamo visitors take a step back in time 175 years, we invite you to learn more about the story of the Alamo, the brave men who died defending it, and the legendary folks who lived to tell the story…

http://visitsanantonio.com/alamo/history.html

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