Visit the Briscoe

Hours & Admission

Museum & San Antonio Public Library Portal Hours:

Tuesday, 10:00am - 9:00pm (Free Museum Admission from 4-9pm)
Wednesday - Sunday, 10:00am - 5:00pm

The Museum is closed Mondays except for select holidays.  Please call 210.299.4499 for the most up-to-date schedule. 


  • FREE for Members
  • $10 Adults
  • $8 Seniors (65+), Students (with valid ID), and Retired Military
  • Children 12 & under, Active Military and their Family* are FREE!
  • Discounts are available for North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM) Members

* up to four (4) people



New Year’s Day (Jan 1) - Museum open
MLK Jr. Day (Jan 15) - Museum open
President’s Day (Feb 19) - Museum open
Easter Sunday (April 1) - Museum closed
Battle of Flowers Parade (April 27) - Museum closed
Memorial Day (May 28) - Museum open
Independence Day (July 4) - Museum open
Labor Day (Sept 3) - Museum open
Columbus Day (Oct 8) - Museum open
Veteran’s Day (Nov 11) - Museum open
Thanksgiving Day (Nov 22) - Museum closed
Friday after Thanksgiving (Nov 23) - Museum open
Christmas Day (Dec 25) - Museum closed


Due to the historic nature of the Briscoe Western Art Museum building, we are only able to accommodate wheelchair entrance to the Museum from our Market Street entrance ramp. Visitors arriving or exiting from the River Entrance should continue on to the Market Street entrance ramp or contact our on-site security personnel for further assistance. For visitors with special needs please call 210.299.4499 for more information.