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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Ansel Adams: Distance and Detail (Public Exhibition)
Friday, September 16th - Thursday, December 15th

Ansel Adams: Distance and Detail (Public Exhibition)

Ansel Adams: Distance and Detail, offers an opportunity to view thirty of Adams’ works including pieces as well known as Moonrise over Hernandez alongside his lesser known studies of architectural subjects such as the Spanish Catholic Missions in Arizona.

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210|West Gallery Talks: Stereotypes and Plurality in Western Art
Tuesday, November 1st, 6:30pm - 7:30pm

210|West Gallery Talks: <i>Stereotypes and Plurality in Western Art</i>

Orlando Graves Bolaños, Arts Education Manager at the DoSeum, facilitates a discussion on imagery in Western Art and encourages participants to consider alternative perspectives on how the American West is defined and visualized.

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Briscoe Book Club Burn Lake
Tuesday, November 15th, 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Briscoe Book Club <i>Burn Lake </i>

Fountain’s collection of poems explore the changing cultural landscape of the contemporary Southwest, and are interwoven with references to a sixteenth century conquistador who originally settled the area.

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10:00am – 9:00pm

Wednesday - Sunday

10:00am – 5:00pm

Closed Monday


- $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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