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Steves Homestead

509 King William, San Antonio, TX 78204-1411
+1 210-227-9160
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Amazingly beautiful home!

We had walked by this beautiful home many times just admiring from afar but finally got to visit it... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
mika1014
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San Antonio, Texas
Built in 1876, a great introduction to early San Antonio, Texas

Three story residence now a museum. Great tour available. Decoration changes by the season... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Chinapjs
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Take the docent-led tour of this Victorian mansion for a reconstructed take on the lifestyle of rich and famous San Antonio personalities in the late 1800s.
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  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
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509 King William, San Antonio, TX 78204-1411
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We had walked by this beautiful home many times just admiring from afar but finally got to visit it inside. What amazing architecture and the antiques are breath taking. A definite must see!

Thank mika1014
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Three story residence now a museum. Great tour available. Decoration changes by the season. Learn about the Steves family and life in 1880's San Antonio.

Thank Chinapjs
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Have been th their Christmas open house is very nice and enjoyable. Beautiful to see in all seasons. Guides are nice and very knowledgable. The King Willian area where the home is very beautiful and have to eat at the Guether House for breakfast. Excellent...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Randy our tour guide extended amazing hospitality as he gave us a personal tour of the home as no one else was there. His knowledge of the history of the family and the house greatly enhanced our visit! When you are finished touring the home...More

Thank DH95
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The King William area of San Antonio, which is called South Town, is filled with homes built in honor of King Wilheim of Germany. During the war, the name changed but was again brought to its original name. Many homestaeds are available for viewing. It...More

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Reviewed 3 June 2018

My husband and I are big fans of historic homes and this one is one of my favorites. The home is beautiful, the price is reasonable ($7.50 for self-guided tour), and the furnishings are elaborate. My favorite part of this house is the employees make...More

Thank Cathy H
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Reviewed 19 May 2018

Well I missed the guided tour, but in each room there is a laminate which gives you the history of the room you are in. Really lovely to look at the exhibits and how people lived in that era. You can also see their transport...More

Thank Karen C
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Reviewed 13 May 2018

We dropped into Steve's Homestead whilst at the King William district. The guide was very friendly and helpful and we thoroughly enjoyed our visit.

Thank HazlemereBucks
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Reviewed 12 May 2018

This homestead is located in my favorite area of San Antonio. King Williams is a place where homes of the past come back to life. Every home is distinct, different and beautiful. The Steve's Homestead is no exception. Easy, short tour. Lots of interesting history...More

Thank TallyHoHoHo
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Reviewed 25 April 2018

If you're a fan of 19th century architecture and interior decor you'll enjoy this house; it's a nice example of the French Second Empire period. It has some original furniture and possessions of the original family which is always nice and at the moment has...More

Thank AllanJGJ
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April M
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Response from josephreba | Reviewed this property |
I think we paid $7 or $8...no reservation...hours are posted on the web site and out in front of the home.
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