Located on the banks of the historic San Antonio River Walk, Briscoe Western Art Museum, brings to life the vibrant culture and heritage of the Western United States. Through the preservation of the art, history, and culture of the American West, the museum inspires and educates the public with engaging exhibitions, educational programs, and public events reflective of the region's rich traditions and shared heritage.
The Briscoe Western Art Museum offers a permanent collection of Western art and artifacts, providing visitors from San Antonio and beyond the opportunity to experience artifacts and artwork depicting the American cowboy, American Indian, the Vaquero and the many diverse cultures that forged the American West. Highlights of the museum include Pancho Villa's last known saddle, an interactive diorama of the Alamo conflict, a restored chuck wagon, and Santa Anna's ceremonial sword.
Location & Hours
Briscoe Western Art Museum210 W Market St, San Antonio, TX 78205 open in map
Phone (210) 299-4499
|Friday||10:00 am - 5:00 pm|
|Saturday||10:00 am - 5:00 pm|
|Sunday||10:00 am - 3:00 pm|
|Monday||10:00 am - 5:00 pm|
|Tuesday||10:00 am - 9:00 pm|
|Wednesday||10:00 am - 5:00 pm|
|Thursday||10:00 am - 5:00 pm|
Seniors (65+), Students: $8
Retired Military, first responders, educators, fireman, police officers: $5
Children 12 & under: Free
Briscoe Western Art Museum accepts VISA, Mastercard, American Express, and Discover.
Free Admission for being a Bank of America customer
Bank of America has a distinctive program of Museums on Us® to offer its customers free admission on the first full weekend of every month to more than 200 museums. Briscoe Western Art Museum is one of the participating museums. If you have a Bank of America credit or debit card, you are eligible to receive one free pass for Briscoe Western Art Museum on the first weekend each month. It is a great perk that can save you hundreds of dollars per year in value if you have one of the following eligible credit cards:
|Credit Card||Bonus, Rewards, 0% Interest||Annual Fee|
|Bank of America® Customized Cash Rewards credit card||$0|
|Bank of America® Travel Rewards credit card||$0|
|Bank of America® Premium Rewards® credit card||$95|
|BankAmericard® credit card||0% on purchases and qualifying balance transfers for 18 billing cycles||$0|