The City of Marion, TX
The city of Marion is located in the state of Texas in Guadalupe County and has a population of 1,173 as reported by the census of 2010. The largest nearby city to Marion is San Antonio, approximately 24 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Marion, including Bohannon's Brietzke Station, Catalano Pizzeria, Burger King No 5005, Dairy Queen and Blake's Cafe. For a larger selection of Marion restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Marion Museums, Golf Courses and/or Amusement Parks, including the Sundance Golf Course, Sebastopol House State Historic Site, Carmach Lake Golf Course, Par Tee Golf Center and Max Starcke Park Golf Course. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Marion please click on the Attractions tab above. The following airport is located in or near Marion:
- San Antonio Intl. Airport (SAT)
Marion, Texas Climate and WeatherIn the month of August, Marion experiences an average high temperature of 95 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in August are usually about 70 degrees with an average rainfall of 2.32 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Marion with daytime temperatures averaging 93 degrees in the summer, and 64 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Marion to receive an average of 2.1 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 2.59 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 112 degrees in the summer and as low as 2 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Marion should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 80 degrees, and nighttime lows of 55.
Marion, Texas Attractions
1Alamo Country Club - San Antonio,
The Alamo Country Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Bexar County Texas. This course is located in the city of San Antonio, . Tee times are accepted up to 1 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 210-696-4000.
Address: 9700 Rochelle St, San Antonio, TX 78240
2Artpace - San Antonio,
Artpace is a non-profit public charity contemporary art center in San Antonio, Texas founded in 1995 by Linda Pace in a converted car dealership. The center was originally privately funded, but is now publicly funded. Some have claimed it as one of the United States' most prestigious residency programs with more than 800 applications received for their "Artist in Residence" program in one year and more than 90 participating in its first eight years of operation.
3AT&T Center - San Antonio,
The AT&T Center is an indoor arena, located in San Antonio, Texas in the US. It seats 18,581, for basketball, 13,800, for ice hockey and 19,000, for concerts or religious gatherings and contains 2,018 club seats, 50 luxury suites and 32 bathrooms.
4Bandit, The - New Braunfels,
The Bandit is an 18 hole public golf course in Comal County Texas. This course is located in the city of New Braunfels, . Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 830-609-4665.
Address: 6019 Fm 725, New Braunfels, TX 78130
5Blue Star Contemporary Art Center - San Antonio,
The Blue Star Contemporary Art Center is the acting contemporary art museum of San Antonio, . Known simply as Blue Star, it was established as a grassroots response to the cancellation of a contemporary arts exhibit at the San Antonio Museum of Art in 1985. The effort established a vibrant venue for the exhibition of contemporary art in San Antonio, . The center is housed in an adapted 1920's era warehouse facility that can be found on the banks of the San Antonio River.
6Brackenridge Municipal Golf Course - San Antonio,
The Brackenridge Municipal Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Bexar County Texas. This course is located in the city of San Antonio, . Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 210-226-5612.
Address: 2315 Ave B, San Antonio, TX 78215
7Canyon Springs Golf Club - San Antonio,
The Canyon Springs Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Bexar County Texas. This course is located in the city of San Antonio, . Tee times are accepted up to 30 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 210-497-1770.
Address: 24400 Canyon Golf Rd, San Antonio, TX 78258
8Carmach Lake Golf Course - Converse,
The Carmach Lake Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Bexar County Texas. This course is located in the city of Converse, . Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 210-658-3806.
Address: Route 1, Converse, TX 78109
9Freeman Coliseum - San Antonio,
The Joe and Harry Freeman Coliseum is a sports and concert venue in San Antonio, Texas in the US, built in 1949.
10Institute of Texan Cultures - San Antonio,
UTSA Institute of Texan Cultures is a museum and library located in HemisFair Park in downtown San Antonio, Texas. It serves as the state's primary center for multicultural education, with exhibits, programs, and events like the Texas Folklife Festival, an annual celebration of the many ethnicities that make up the population of Texas. The Folklife Festival has been held yearly since 1972.
Marion, Texas Hotels
Marion, Texas Restaurants
This is a list of Marion Fast Food Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers. Happy Dining!
Published June 21, 2011
The Alamo in San Antonio Texas offers a lot to see and do and provides insight into a critical part of American History and is an educational and entertaining experience
Published October 27, 2010
While in San Antonio Texas we visted the Alamo which sits in a short plaza just off the street, across from a number of restaurants, museums, and hotels