Take A Step Back In Time At The Menger Bar, Texas’ Oldest Continuously Operating Saloon
Little bits and pieces of history are scattered all across Texas, including at one of the most iconic hotels in San Antonio. Hidden inside the Menger Hotel is the Menger Bar, the oldest continuously operating saloon in the state. Sit back, have a drink, and let yourself be whisked back to the days when Teddy Roosevelt recruited his Rough Riders in this very bar.
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Address: Menger Hotel, 204 Alamo Plaza, San Antonio, TX 78205, USA
Katie Lawrence is a Southeast Texas native who graduated 18th in her high school class with a GPA of 4.25. She attended college in the Houston area and changed her major twice (psychology, computer science, and finally criminal justice) before taking a leap of faith and dropping out to pursue a career in freelance writing.
Today, Katie writes for the Texas and Arizona pages of OnlyInYourState.com and has never been more passionate about a job before. Outside of work, you can likely find her curled up on the sofa with a hot cup of coffee, watching a crime TV show or scary movie.