Museums in San Antonio
San Antonio has a rich history and appreciation for our roots in South Texas. Our city is home to an abundant of amazing Musuems that tells the history of us, our country, and other cultures from around the world. Check out our museum recommendations you should visit on your next trip to San Antonio.
McNay Art Museum
The McNay Art Museum is a modern art museum that specializes in 19th- and 20th-century European and American art. The beautiful Spanish Colonial residence was built in the 1920s and became the site of Texas’s first museum of modern art when it opened in 1954.
San Antonio Museum of Art
Located on the River Walk, the San Antonio Museum of Art has large collections of ancient Mediterranean art, Asian art and Latin American art. The Museum is housed in the historic former Lone Star Brewery on the Museum Reach of the San Antonio River Walk.
Briscoe Western Art Museum
Our next door neighbors at the Briscoe Western Art Museum houses art, history, and culture of the American West.
The Witte Museum
Located in the beautiful Brackenridge park, The Witte Museum features everything Texas and so much more.
The kids will have a blast exploring the 2-story DoSeum through interactive exhibits & creative programs.
The Buckhorn Saloon & Museum
Just two blocks from the Alamo the Buckhorn Saloon & Museum houses two museums, the Buckhorn Museum and the Texas Ranger Museum.