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15 Military Discounts & Things To Do While Stationed in San Antonio

27 August 2017 by

San Antonio is a huge military community with many military installations nearby.  Many local businesses want the opportunity to show their appreciation to the military community by offering a military discount or appreciation offer.  

Below is a list of 15 businesses in and around San Antonio that support the military community through a military discount plus offer tons of fun.  Whether you are stationed in San Antonio, PCSing to San Antonio, or vacationing in the area be sure to check out these FUN ideas of things to do with a Military Discount. 

(1) Morgan's Wonderland

Morgan’s Wonderland, located in San Antonio, Texas, was built in the true spirit of inclusion to provide a place where all ages and abilities can come together and play in a fun and safe environment.

Morgan’s Wonderland, the world’s first ultra-accessible family fun park, encompasses 25 acres of rides, attractions and activities for everyone, and all are welcome! Come play with us!  Military Discount: Morgan's Wonderland offers a $11 entry for active duty and retired military personnel and their families. (Regular price is $17)

Learn more on MilitaryBridge 

(2) The Alamo

FREE!!! A must visit in San Antonio

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(3) The DoSeum - Museum for Kids

With six major permanent exhibition spaces, a 3,000-square-foot special exhibit gallery, and 39,000 square feet of outdoor exhibit yards, The DoSeum has much to discover and explore, allowing kids to create and learn on a grand scale.  Military Discount: Active duty military personnel will receive $1 off admission. Please bring a valid military ID to redeem discount. Tickets must be purchased in person at the front desk.

Learn more on MilitaryBridge

(4) McNay Art Museum

Built by artist and educator Marion Koogler McNay in the 1920s, the Spanish Colonial Revival residence opened as Texas's first museum of modern art in 1954.
Today more than 100,000 visitors a year enjoy works by modern masters including Paul Gauguin, Vincent van Gogh, Edward Hopper, Georgia O'Keeffe, Pablo Picasso, Jackson Pollock, & Pierre-Auguste Renoir. Military Discount: McNay Art Museum offers FREE ADMISSION for active duty military with valid ID. (Regular price for adult admission is $10.)
Learn more on MilitaryBridge

(5) San Antonio Botanical Garden

With something always new to see at the San Antonio Botanical Garden, each season brings a variety of color and texture in the plant world. You’ll find favorite friends in the Rose Garden and encounter tropical selections in the exhibit rooms of the Lucile Halsell Conservatory along with many other botanical sites throughout our 38 acres.  Military Discount: San Antonio Botanical Gardens offers Active Duty, Retired and Reserve Military a $2 military discount off admission with id. 

Learn more on MilitaryBridge

(6) Witte Museum


Located on the banks of the beautiful San Antonio River in Brackenridge Park, the Witte Museum is San Antonio’s premier museum focusing on South Texas history, science and water resources.  Military Discount: The Witte Museum in San Antonio offers $1 off general admission for military.

Learn more on MilitaryBridge

(7) San Antonio Missions-National Historic Park

San Antonio Mission is FREE for Everyone and definitely worth visiting if you are PCSing to San Antonio or Vacationing in the area.

Learn more on MilitaryBridge

(8) Texas de Brazil

Texas de Brazil is an authentic Brazilian-American Churrascaria (steakhouse) that combines the cuisine of Southern Brazil with the generous spirit of Texas.

Military Discount: Texas De Brazil is Proud to offer a 20% military discount off the regular or salad only dinner/lunch price, valid up to 8 guests per table/reservation. Valid with badge or i.d. for military members or veterans, law enforcement, firefighters, teachers and EMS. Not valid on holidays or with any other offer.
Texas de Brazil has multiple locations throughout the country and all domestic locations offer this fantastic military discount in appreciation.  To find a location near you click here.
Valid for military members or veterans with military ID, law enforcement, firefighters and EMS. Not valid on holidays or with any other offer.

Learn more on MilitaryBridge

(9) The San Antonio Zoo

Sprawling zoo with 750 species (from alligators to zebras), cageless habitats, exhibits & a train.  The San Antonio Zoo offers a fun day for the entire family.  Be sure to take advantage of their $1 off admission military discount (at the gate only).

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(10) Tower of the Americas

Located in downtown San Antonio, the 750-foot-tall Tower of the Americas provides guests the most spectacular view of the Alamo City.Enjoy the gorgeous panorama from the Tower's revolving Chart House Restaurant, take in the scenery from the Observation Deck or experience the thrilling 4D Theater Ride. For a taste of the best dining and fun that San Antonio Riverwalk restaurants have to offer, come take a flight with the Tower of the Americas. Military Discount:  $2 off the regualr ticket price. Ticket Prices Prices do not include tax. Ticket includes unlimited access to Observation Deck, Flags Over Texas & the 4D Theater Ride!

Learn more on MilitaryBridge

(11) Natural Bridge Wildlife Ranch


Meander through 400 acres of rolling hills, creek beds, and magnificent live oak trees and witness the behavior of over 500 animals from 40 exotic, native and endangered animal species worldwide.  Get your safari hat—and join us for an adventure of a lifetime—African Safari, Texas-Style!  Military Discount: $4.00 off Regular Admission for military members, police officers and firefighters.

Learn more on MilitaryBridge

(12) SeaWorld San Antonio

The SeaWorld Parks and Entertainment salutes those who serve with free admission through their "Waves of Honor" program. SeaWorld & Aquatica San Antonio Waves of Honor Veteran Discount 17% Off Fun Card. Save 17% on 2-Park Fun Cards when you buy online, BUY NOW!
Offer Valid Through 12/31/2017.  #Sponsored

Plus, SeaWorld San Antonio Waves of Honor Military Discount, Save 30% on a single-day admission ticket when you buy online, BUY NOW! #Sponsored

(13) Schlitterbahn Waterpark and Resort

Come explore over seventy acres of shared family fun, thrilling adventure, and relaxation! Schlitterbahn is nestled along the beautiful banks of the Comal River and features world-famous attractions, epic river adventures, kid’s water playgrounds, and beautiful spots to relax and share a picnic.

Schlitterbahn offers military rates via MWR/ITT offices only. They also have offered their Schlitterbahn Salutes America’s Heroes Full-Park Days offering Military Members, Police Officers, Firefighters & EMT's Free Admission during American Heroes Week. Stay Tuned for Next Year to see if this will be offered again. Typically offered end of May beginning of June.

Learn more here


Six Flags offers discounted admission tickets at local MWR/ITR offices~this discount is not available at the ticket gate of Six Flags.

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(15) Hard Rock Cafe

Some companies have a history that stays firmly in the past. We’re fortunate to have a legacy that permeates our present like a song, not with nostalgia, but as the reminder of a timeless foundation and simple beginnings.

With hundreds of unique locations around the world, it's hard to believe that it all started off so innocently: the search for a good burger. We throw standard service to the wind, proclaiming that each meal should be an experience - whether on the road or on your lunch break. Authentic American Cuisine.  NO ONE HAS EVER DONE ANYTHING LIKE IT.  Military Discount: Hard Rock Cafe is PROUD to offer an Everyday Military Discount Nationwide! Everyday Military Discount offer ~ 15% off food, non-alcoholic beverages, and retail with a military id.  

Learn more on MilitaryBridge

We hope that you find these military discounts helpful whether you are currently stationed in San Antonio, PCSing soon to San Antonio, or planning a vacation.  If there are any great military discount or things to do that we have missed or you would like to see included in this list or on MilitaryBridge please either email us at info@militarybridge.com or comment below.

Learn more about Military Installations surrounding San Antonio

Joint Base San Antonio (Camp Bullis)

Joint Base San Antonio (Lackland AFB)

Joint Base San Antonio (Randolph AFB)

Joint Base San Antonio (Fort Sam Houston)

Find other Military Bases in the Area


*Military Discounts are subject to change at anytime*




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