Welcome to the Briscoe Western Art Museum

Whether you are a San Antonio resident, here on business, or simply visiting our wonderful city, we invite you to explore Western art and history through upcoming exhibitions, events, and programs.


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Briscoe Book Club: The Devil's Backbone
Tuesday, June 2nd, 5:30pm - 6:30pm

Briscoe Book Club:<i> The Devil's Backbone </i>

Join the book club for mavericks as we discuss this month's selection, Bill Wittliff's "The Devil's Backbone." Inspired by the larger-than-life stories of his family, Bill Wittliff takes readers on a journey through the rough 1880s frontier. FREE.

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210|West Gallery Talk: Tejano/Conjunto: Local Music, Global Identity
Tuesday, June 2nd, 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Juan Tejeda, Conjunto musician and professor of Mexican American Studies and Music at Palo Alto College, demonstrates how San Antonio’s beloved Tejano music tradition is the synthesis of a global identity. FREE with Museum admission.

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Film Series: City Slickers
Tuesday, June 16th, 6:30pm

Film Series: <i>City Slickers</i>

June's film series selection is "City Slickers" w/ facilitator Ed Parsons, Chuck Wagon Expert &Trail Boss. Topic: Cow Punchers and Dough Punchers and the Mystical Lure of the Glamorous Cowboy. FREE (suggested $5 donation).

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Tuesday - Thursday

10:00am – 4:00pm

Friday - Sunday

10:00am – 5:00pm

Closed Monday
Open until 9:00pm the first Tuesday of each month


- $10 Adults | $8 Seniors (65 and over), Students & Retired Military
- Free for children 12 & under; and Active Military & Family*
- Free for Briscoe Members

* up to four (4) people

Hours and prices subject to change without notice

Briscoe Western Art Museum
Jack Guenther Pavilion
210 W. Market Street
San Antonio, TX 78205

T: 210.299.4499
F: 210.299.4118

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