San Antonio Missions (World Heritage Site)

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San Antonio Missions
UNESCO World Heritage Site
Mission Concepcion San Antonio.JPG
LocationSan Antonio, Texas, United States of America
CriteriaCultural: (ii)
Reference1466
Inscription2015 (39th Session)
Area300.8 ha (743 acres)
Buffer zone2,068 ha (5,110 acres)
Coordinates29°19′41″N 98°27′36″W / 29.3281°N 98.4600°W / 29.3281; -98.4600Coordinates: 29°19′41″N 98°27′36″W / 29.3281°N 98.4600°W / 29.3281; -98.4600
San Antonio Missions (World Heritage Site) is located in the US
San Antonio Missions (World Heritage Site)
Location of San Antonio Missions in the US

The San Antonio Missions are a World Heritage site located in and near San Antonio, Texas, United States. The World Heritage site consists of five mission sites, a historic ranch, and related properties. The missions and ranch are:

  1. Mission Espada (part of San Antonio Missions National Historical Park)
  2. Mission San Juan Capistrano (part of San Antonio Missions National Historical Park)
  3. Mission San José (part of San Antonio Missions National Historical Park)
  4. Mission Concepción (part of San Antonio Missions National Historical Park)
  5. Mission Valero (the Alamo)
  6. Rancho de las Cabras

The San Antonio Missions were inscribed on the World Heritage List in 2015.[1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "San Antonio Missions". UNESCO. Retrieved 6 July 2015.