How do I visit Villa Finale?
Villa Finale is open for guided and self-guided tours Tuesday – Saturday (holidays and special closures apply). Please visit the home page of our website for updated information.

Where do I buy admission?
All admissions are sold at the Villa Finale Museum Shop, located in the Carriage House at the rear of the property. We recommend you call Visitor Services at (210) 223-9800 for tour availability or to make a reservation.

Are all tours guided?
No. Self-guided tours of Villa Finale’s first floor are offered Tuesday – Saturday from 10:00am – 1:00pm.

Is photography allowed?
Photography without flash is permitted. You may take your cell phone or camera on the tour, but large equipment such as tripods are not allowed. Professional photography permits are available. Please call Visitor Services for details.

Are children allowed to tour Villa Finale?
Children over 8 years of age are allowed to tour the house. However, we caution parents to be mindful of the length of the guided tour (1 hour) and the number of breakable objects throughout the house for the self-guided tour.

Is there public transportation to Villa Finale?
Yes. The VIA Trolley Blue Line makes stops along South Alamo Street, only a short walk from our site. The Sightseeing Bus, the red double-decker vehicle you will see driving around the city, makes a stop on Guenther Street, only two blocks from Villa Finale.

Can I walk to Villa Finale along the River Walk from downtown?
Yes, you can! Simply follow the River Walk south toward Nueva Street. The signs will point you to King William. We are roughly one mile, about a 20 minute walk, from La Villita along the River Walk. You will see a sign from the River marked “Villa Finale Museum” pointing you up a walkway which leads to Sheridan Street and the driveway entrance to Villa Finale!