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Plan Your Visit: Hours and More

Please note the center and grounds will be closed from June 17 to July 5 for repairs. We will reopen on July 5 with our summer hours.

General Hours

  • Tuesday through Sunday, 8am – 4pm
  • Entrance gate closes 30 minutes before close.
  • Closed on Mondays and major and/or Federal holidays

Summer Hours, July 5 to August 30

  • Tuesday through Thursday, 7am – 12pm
  • Friday through Saturday, 8am – 4pm
  • Sunday, 7am – 2pm 
  • Entrance gate closes 30 minutes before close
  • Closed on Mondays and major and/or Federal holidays

Admission

  • Members of Mitchell Lake Audubon Center: Free
  • Adults: $5
  • National Audubon Society Members: $3
  • Children (Ages 6-16): $3
  • Children age 5 and under: free
  • Discounts are available for Military personnel, high school and college students, SAWS, SAPD & SA City employees, and family groups up to 10 people

Location

10750 Pleasanton Road
San Antonio, TX 78221

Directions

Mitchell Lake Audubon Center is located at 10750 Pleasanton Rd. in San Antonio, Texas. Take loop 410, exit 46 for Moursund Blvd and drive south (outside the loop) 0.7 mile. The gate is on the left. Click here for maps.

Sorry, no dogs allowed, except for Service Animals. Or on Doggy Day (check Events page to see when one is scheduled).

Where to Stay

Mitchell Lake Audubon Center has a partnership with Embassy Suites by Hilton San Antonio Brooks Hotel & Spa. Located just 10 minutes from downtown San Antonio and 15 minutes from Mitchell Lake and the San Antonio Missions, it is an ideal location within reach of all the best sites. Your stay includes: complimentary parking, complimentary wi-fi, complimentary breakfast & evening reception, and receive HHonor Points.

To take advantage of our special visitor rate* of $139/night, click here to book.

Our preferred RV Resort is Yanawana Camp. Let them know you are planning to visit Mitchell Lake Audubon Center, and bond the naturalist and artist who runs the park. Click here to view the website and book.

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