La Villita, the "little village," is an active arts and crafts community amidst beautifully landscaped grounds and historic buildings in downtown San Antonio, Texas. Thanks to the vision of the City of San Antonio and preservation efforts of the San Antonio Conservation Society, more than 20 shops, galleries and restaurants call 

La Villita home today. Visitors appreciate the fine art, artisan goods, and local cuisine in the historic village. 


While experiencing the sights, sounds and tastes of San Antonio along the River Walk, take the steps up from the Arneson River Theater to enter the little village of local merchants.  Come visit the vibrant assortment of galleries, shops and restaurants.  Here, you're also likely to find one many public events being held throughout the year as the arts and culture of the local community are celebrated.

Please visit our EVENTS page to see the upcoming celebrations in La Villita.


We invite you to SHOP, DINE and EXPLORE San Antonio's beauty, charm and thriving cultural arts community at the center of the Americas!

Come visit the La Villita Historic Arts Village