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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210|West Gallery Talks:
Buffalo Soldiers and the West

Tuesday, September 6th, 6:30pm - 7:30pm

210|West Gallery Talks: <i> <br> Buffalo Soldiers and the West </i>

Henry Crawford, retired Curator of History at the Museum of Texas Tech University, discusses the Buffalo Soldiers and their role during the Indian Wars. Using the exhibition installed in the Briscoe’s Kampmann Library Portal and his personal collection

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Briscoe Book Club: The Son
Tuesday, September 13th, 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Briscoe Book Club: <i> The Son </i>

Meyer’s Puliter Prize-nominate novel tells of the McCullough family’s epic saga, from the early days of the Texas Republic to the modern day.

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

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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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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