WORLD HERITAGE FESTIVAL PRESS CONFERENCE
The Alamo, 300 Alamo Plaza, San Antonio, TX 78205
ENTRE LA SOMBRA: LIFE ALONG THE MISSIONS OPENING RECEPTION
Plaza de Armas Gallery, 115 Plaza de Armas, San Antonio, TX 78205
The festival will feature an exhibit opening at the Plaza de Armas Gallery from 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. This exhibition will showcase the intangible culture of our San Antonio Missions in a “tangible” way, by contemporary artists through original pieces inspired by oral histories, cultural mapping, photographs, and maps. This exhibition is a collaborative effort of the City’s Office of Historic Preservation, Arts & Culture and the World Heritage Office.
Mission Concepcion, 807 Mission Rd, San Antonio, TX 78210
In partnership with Las Misiones, a celebratory mass will take place in recognition of the World Heritage UNESCO designation as a World Heritage Site. Sunday Mass will be held at Nuestra Señora de la Purísma Concepción.