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Briscoe Western Art Museum

210 W Market St, San Antonio, TX 78205-2988
+1 210-299-4499
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210 W Market St, San Antonio, TX 78205-2988
+1 210-299-4499
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Everything you might want in a western museum. Go and have great fun and learn about people and eras about which you may know little. Great place.

Thank Joseph S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is full of history and beautiful things to see. Three floors plus of really cool history,

Thank steveosi
Reviewed 16 August 2017

The Briscoe Western Art Museum is in the heart of downtown San Antonio, within a couple of blocks of the major hotels and the Convention Center. The modern building houses a growing collection of items and art reflecting the conquest and life of the American...More

Thank Gabriel H
Reviewed 16 August 2017

a great stop on a Riverwalkabout...I viewed the outdoor art work and chatted with two volunteers replanting the flowerbeds...fascinating story...my friend was thirsty so we strolled back to the River for a drink so did not tour inside...but is on my list for another day

Thank texastraveller77
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Texas has its history and lifestyle here in this museum. You will find cowboy art works, photographs, Spanish influenced and western attire, Alamo and missions info and a stage coach. Located next to the San Antonio River -walk.

Thank Playsureful
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

This is a delightful small museum. I particularly loved the displays of saddles and spurs. Unlike most museums where the art was created by old dead white men many of the bronzes and paintings were done by folks still alive. The bronzes in particular were...More

Thank Elon B
Reviewed 29 July 2017

This was an incredible museum. So much cool Texan history, lots of native american artifacts, stunning sculptures and a really cool spur collection. So cool. The saddles were also really interesting. This is some place I will take everyone coming to San Antonio to visit

Thank tk101chic
Reviewed 27 July 2017

My wife, daughters, and I visited the Briscoe Western Art Museum while visiting the Riverwalk on vacation. I didn't think this museum would be as interesting as it turned out to be. My elementary-aged daughters thoroughly enjoyed the exhibits. My favorite part of the museum...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 27 July 2017

I visited this place twice for corporate events while staying in San Antonio. The museum was okay. Some interesting stuff in there, but also a lot of modern western art. There was one statue there that had a different drink in his hand every time...More

Thank MjVanderV
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

This place was a great getaway from the heat, as we were walking along the river-walk. $10 fee to get in. But, nice western art, they had a special exhibit of George Catlin's North American Indian Portfolio. This was a rare treat. Catlin spent time...More

Thank GinaPeters
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