VILLA FINALE: MUSEUM & GARDENS
 
     Experience the beauty of preservation
In the heart of the King William National Historic District
San Antonio, Texas

A site of the National Trust for Historic Preservation
What is Villa Finale?

Located at 401 King William Street in San Antonio, Texas, Villa Finale was the last home of local preservationist, Walter Nold Mathis who was instrumental in the revitalization of the historic King William neighborhood.  Click here to read more.


401 King William Street
San Antonio, TX 78204
Click here for a map to Villa Finale and the Visitor Center



Combo tours with Steves Homestead:
One Ticket = 2 Historic Houses! 
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Offerings at Villa Finale

Tours:
Guided, self-guided and combo tours with
Steves Homestead


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Programs and Events


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Volunteer Opportunities


Fun and rewarding!  Click here for information





Memberships

Discounts, private events and more!  Special membership price during Fiesta!
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Special Event Photography



Villa Finale: Museum & Gardens provides a unique setting for wedding, quinceanera, graduation photographs and more.  Click here for details.
Third-annual Fotoseptiembre community based exhibition, Somos San Antonio (We Are San Antonio): San Antonio Faces at Historic PlacesClick here for more information.




Join us for the Smithsonian's Museum Day Live! on September 27th. 
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HOURS OF OPERATION

Tours of Villa Finale
Tickets sold at Villa Finale Carriage House.  Parking on King William and Sheridan Streets.

Guided tours:
Tuesday at 1:00pm & 2:30pm
Wednesday - Saturday at
10:00am & 2:30pm
$10.00 general; $7.50 seniors, students, military

Self-guided tours (first floor only):
Wednesday - Saturday 11:30am - 2:00pm
$7.50 general; $5.00 seniors, students, military

Grounds: Tuesday 12:00pm - 4:00pm
Wednesday - Saturday 9:30am - 4:00pm

Note: All bags and cameras must be left in secured lockers at the Carriage House.

Space for GUIDED tours is limited.  Reservations are recommended for guided tours.
Call ahead (210) 223-9800 to reserve your guided tour.

Upcoming Schedule

July 12 - No 10:00am tour
July 30 - All of August - open for self-guided tours ONLY (Wed - Sat: 11:30am - 2:00pm)

Villa Finale Visitor Center
(Exhibits and more)

122 Madison Street
Tuesday: 12:00 - 4:00pm; Wednesday - Friday: 9:30am - 4:00pm
CLOSED SATURDAYS
(Call ahead - schedule subject to change)


Parking lot for 122 Madison (off Turner) for Villa Finale Visitor Center only.  Any unattended vehicles will be towed.  Lot closes promptly at 4:00pm on most business days.
Self-guided tours of Villa Finale's Grounds

Enjoy Villa Finale's beautiful landscape at your leisure.  Click here for more information and to download a free grounds brochure.





Visit the King William
Historic District!


Many visitors to San Antonio have called King William the city's "best kept secret."  Come take a walking tour of the neighborhood, shop, eat and relax ... there's something for everyone!  Click here for more.



Blue Star Museums offers free admission to museums for all active duty, National Guard and Reserve military personnel and their families from Memorial Day through Labor Day. Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense and thousands of museums across the country. Leadership support has been provided by the MetLife Foundation through Blue Star Families.  Villa Finale: Museum & Gardens is proud to be a Blue Star Museum.