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The Patio of States is located in front of the Convention Center at 200 East Market Street.  It's right at the corner of Market and Alamo Plaza.

Big Giant Map!: The San Antonio Convention Center’s Patio of States

I grew up in San Antonio and have fond childhood memories of stopping by the “big giant map” that is laid right outside the Convention Center downtown.  Since I joined Alamo City Mom’s Blog, I’ve been planning to get around to writing a post about it.  I was sure I’d be able to find out all sorts of […]

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Science Education for Young Children at the San Antonio Children's Museum | Alamo City Moms Blog

Science education for young children at the San Antonio Children’s Museum

STEM education (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) is a hot topic these days. Teens can build interdisciplinary skills through competitions in robotics and cybersecurity, but what opportunities are there in San Antonio for younger children to get excited about science? The San Antonio Children’s Museum offers weekly, monthly, and seasonal science classes and activities for young children. […]

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Hometown Tourist

I’m not a true San Antonian. I wasn’t born and raised here, and the Alamo City doesn’t lay claim to being my home town. But I have lived here for 5 years now, and I’ve still yet to do or see some of the most basic things that San Antonio is famous for. I have […]

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Pearl Farmers Market

I’m such a huge fan of farmers markets. The hubbs and I ensure that our family has an all natural, fresh & healthy diet so farmers markets are right up our alley! My favorite one here in town is the Pearl Farmers Market. It’s actually the only one that I’ve ever been to, but it’s […]

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