Depot 1


Built in 1902, for the sum of $115,000, the Southern Pacific Depot was one of the stops for the famous Sunset Limited, a train that connected San Francisco with New Orleans and San Antonio. Sunset Station, a National Historic Landmark, has undergone a multi-million dollar renovation that restored the venue to its original grandeur.  The Depot, also known as, “The Building of 1,000 Lights” and “The Crown Jewel”, is adorned with ornate vaulted ceilings, stained glass windows and a grand staircase.

Sunset Station Historical Tour

Flexible and versatile in its use, the Sunset Depot represents premier event space unrivaled in beauty and history throughout the city of San Antonio. Amazing architecture captures the essence of the station and provides an unforgettable setting that is unique to Historic Sunset Station.

Capacities: Reception: 900, Theater: 350, Banquet: 400, Classroom: 140

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