Health & Safety

Per the latest CDC guidelines, vaccinated guests are welcome to enjoy the museum and Jack Guenther Pavilion without a mask. We respectfully request all non-vaccinated guests wear face coverings.

Please note the following procedures when visiting the museum:

Masks, Sanitizers and Cleaning

  • Additional hand sanitizer stations have been placed throughout the museum.
  • Museum staff will be continually monitoring and cleaning all public areas, including handrails, doorknobs, elevators, bathrooms.

Safe Admission Purchases

  • The museum’s visitor admissions desk will feature plexiglass shields to protect staff and visitors.
  • Tickets may be purchased in advance online to limit in person interaction.

The McNutt Sculpture Garden

The museum’s beautiful outdoor courtyard featuring bronze sculptures depicting iconic figures of the American West will be open for guests to enjoy. Cleaning protocols have been implemented to ensure guest safety.

The Jack Guenther Pavilion

The Jack Guenther Pavilion is now booking new events and working with clients to ensure the event complies with the local and state orders. Event planners and may schedule a private tour for future event planning by contacting the Jack Guenther Pavilion sales team here.

The Briscoe San Antonio Library Portal

The San Antonio Public Library (SAPL) portal at the Briscoe is currently closed. Visit the SAPL website here to learn more about reopening.

For museum hours and admission, click here.

About our Air Filtration System:
We have mer 8 that’s 70% of E3 (3.0-10.0 µm) particles and 20% of E2 (1.0-3.0 µm) particles. This means that 81.5% of dust particles fed into the filter were successfully filtered out of the air.

We also have UV air purifiers are designed to use short-wave ultraviolet light (UV-C light) to inactivate airborne pathogens and microorganisms like mold, bacteria and viruses that’s all I would add thanks

In the News:
Hyperallergic : Museums Are Safer Than Any Other Indoor Activity, COVID-19 Study Says

Updated 3.10.2021