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.



What's Happening

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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Voices of the West: Adrienne Keene
Thursday, September 29th, 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Voices of the West: Adrienne Keene

Native scholar, writer, blogger, and activist, Dr. Adrienne Keene (Cherokee Nation) researches and explores the appropriation of Native cultures in popular media.

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Yanaguana Indian Arts Market
Saturday, October 1st - Sunday, October 2nd, 10:00am - 4:00pm

Yanaguana Indian Arts Market

The Briscoe Western Art Museum will host its third annual Yanaguana Indian Arts Market—the only one of its kind in Texas—on Saturday, October 1 and Sunday, October 2, 2016. Over 40 of the most respected Native American artists showcase and sell their handmade works of art including basketry, jewelry, carvings, beadwork, pottery, and more. Storytelling, dancing, musical performances, demonstrations—as well as Native American-inspired food—offer visitors a glimpse into tribal tradition and contemporary Native culture.

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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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