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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Pony Express Love Letters 2016
Tuesday, February 2nd - Thursday, February 11th

Pony Express Love Letters 2016

The Briscoe Museum’s Pony Express Love Letters returns to spread the love across San Antonio and bring back the art of traditional correspondence.

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Briscoe Book Club: Black Indians: A Hidden Heritage
Tuesday, February 9th, 6:30pm

Briscoe Book Club: <i>Black Indians: A Hidden Heritage </i>

An historical account of the runaway slaves who joined America’s native tribes and built communities that shaped the fur trade, frontier diplomacy, and the fight for American liberty.

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Native Film Series: Smoke Signals
Tuesday, February 23rd, 6:30pm

Native Film Series: <i>Smoke Signals</i>

Along with his nerdy neighbor, a young man from Idaho’s Coeur d’Alene reservation journeys to Phoenix to collect the ashes of the father that abandoned him when he was a boy. FREE

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10:00am – 9:00pm

Wednesday - Thursday

10:00am – 4:00pm

Friday - 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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