A rancher, merchant, and one of only two native-born Texans to sign the Texas Declaration of Independence, José Antonio Navarro was a leading advocate for Tejano rights. Casa Navarro State Historic Site celebrates his life at his original 1850s adobe and limestone home, a historic jewel among its urban surroundings.

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Location

228 S. Laredo St. 
San Antonio, TX 78207 
210-226-4801 
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Hours

Tuesday–Sunday: 10 a.m.–4:30 p.m. 

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Tickets

Adult: $5
Child (6-17): $2
Seniors, Veterans, Teachers, First Responders: $3
Children under 6: Free
Family (up to 3 people): $8 
School Groups per student: $1 

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Programs

Guided Tours 
School Field Trips

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Plan Your Visit

Casa Navarro is situated in the heart of old San Antonio, in what used to be a thriving Tejano neighborhood known as Laredito.

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Casa Navarro History

José Antonio Navarro was an influential political figure during the momentous 55 years (1810–1865) when Texas’ destiny was forged. 

Living room in main house

Event Rentals

Rent this unique historic site, in the heart of San Antonio, for your next event.

Events at Casa Navarro

Jose Antonio Navarro wearing a birthday hat surrounded by streamers and confetti

José Antonio Navarro's 229th Anniversary Birthday Celebration

Join The Friends of Casa Navarro to celebrate the 229th anniversary of the birthday of José Antonio Navarro, a Texas Patriot. A ceremony at 10 a.m. will kick off the event followed by mariachis, demonstrations, and refreshments. And of course, birthday cake!

A large group of people in the early 1900s, gathered around a table

Tejas Tastebuds

Join us as we explore San Antonio’s culinary heritage by highlighting traditional dishes dating back to the 1870s. This event will feature a live chili demonstration and tasting.

A colorful mural featuring Jose Antonio Navarro

Downtown Mural Walking Tour

Downtown Mural Walking Tour

Starting at Casa Navarro State Historic Site on South Laredo Street, our knowledgeable guide will lead you on an immersive journey through the city's rich cultural heritage. As you stroll through the colorful streets, you'll learn about the artists behind these incredible artworks and the stories they tell.

Whether you're an art enthusiast or simply looking for a unique way to explore the city, the Downtown Mural Walking Tour promises an unforgettable experience. Don't miss out on this opportunity to immerse yourself in the vibrant and diverse spirit of San Antonio!

The tour will take an hour and will be around a mile long. Tickets will be $4 and cover admission to the site after the tour. Bring comfortable sneakers and a water bottle!

Pre-Registration/reservations are not required for this event.

Casa Navarro in the Blog

Historic Road Trip: San Antonio

When San Antonio visitors venture beyond the River Walk area, they find a remarkable range of heritage tourism sites in a fascinating city that’s downright ancient by Texas standards.

Hispanic Heritage Sites in San Antonio

Formerly part of Mexico and Spain, Texas has deep Hispanic roots. Much of the food, entertainment, and celebrations Texans enjoy are part of its Hispanic heritage. Hispanics were among the original Texans—their history is Texas’ legacy. San Antonio is home to many Mexican American cultural attractions, making it the perfect destination to experience Hispanic culture.