San Antonio Field Trips

What to do and where to go on field trip in San Antonio Texas.

San Antonio Field Trip Guide

Our San Antonio field trip guide was created with parents and teachers in mind. Every San Antonio field trip destination below is not only educational, but also has been time tested as a safe family friendly destination. Each San Antonio field trip below has had the experience of accommodating school groups and families for years. 

San Antonio Museums and Zoos

There are wonderful museums and zoos in the San Antonio area.

The Alamo
300 Alamo Plaza, San Antonio, TX 78205
The Alamo is the most famous Mission in Texas because of its history of many soldiers including Davy Crocket being defeated there. The people of Texas have since used the phrase “remember the Alamo” as rememberance to the sad event.
The Alamo has both guided and self guided tours for families and school groups. It should be noted that the grounds of the Alamo are free to enter.

San Antonio Museum of Art
200 W Jones Ave, San Antonio, TX 78215
The San Antonio Museum of Art is a large art museum with artists from around the world represented. The museum also has contemporary art.
There are year-round programs for teachers and students and school field trips are offered throught the calendar year.

San Antonio Zoo
3903 N St Mary's St, San Antonio, TX 78212
There is a lot going on if your school wants a field trip at the San Antonio Zoo. One interesting option is that the zoo allows overnight field trips. The zoo offers an array of global animals for all visitors as well as educators and docents at the zoo that help aide understanding of animal life. Other fun things to do at the zoo (some with an addtional charge) include special breakfasts with animals, giraffe feeding, and more seasonal events.

San Antonio Parks, Gardens, and Nature Experiences

There are several significant gardens including botanical gardens in the San Antonio area. There are also incredible outdoor and nature experiences in San Antonio.

Natural Bridge Caverns
26495 Natural Bridge Caverns Rd, San Antonio, TX 78266
An amazing underground venue for families and schools to see.

San Antonio Botanical Garden
555 Funston Pl, San Antonio, TX 78209
A botanical garden within the heart of San Antonio. 

San Antonio Theme Parks Field Trips with Educational Programs

Going to a San Antonio theme park as a field trip is a memorable experience that students will never forget.

Morgan’s Wonderland
5223 David Edwards San Antonio, TX 78233
A large theme park that has a focus on accessiblity. There is an array of rides and the language they use to describe their accessibiltiy is “ultra” accessibility. There is a ferris wheel, car and train rides and more. A seasonal water park also welcome guests.

Six Flags Fiesta Texas
17000 W IH 10, San Antonio, TX 78257
Six Flags operates themeparks across the USA. While Six Flags Parks are know for their roller coaster and more adventurous thrill rides, they are also have a defined area for younger children as well as shows throughout the day. One of the bonuses of Six Flags Fiesta Texas is that their seasonal water park is included with the regular admission. Six Flags Fiesta Texas also has field trips for school groups.

Six Flags Field Trip Information