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San Antonio Museum of Art

200 West Jones Ave., San Antonio, TX 78215-1402
+1 210-978-8100
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The San Antonio Museum of Art is housed in a historic brewery along the banks of the Museum Reach of the Riverwalk. The Museum offers important permanent collections of Egyptian, Greek and Roman antiquities, Asian art, Latin American art, contemporary art and American paintings. The museum offers a variety of programs and a cafe. Visit our website for admission pricing and more information. Free general admission every Tuesday 4 - 9 p.M. And Sunday 10 a.M.- Noon
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200 West Jones Ave., San Antonio, TX 78215-1402
+1 210-978-8100
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did a free night where they had a band, appetizers and beer/wine. I think this is a monthly free night event for the locals. Check out their website.

Thank dancestop
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited the San Antonio Museum of Art and was pleasantly surprised. Did not know what to expect and found a world class museum with a nice mix of art and art history.

Thank Zorro397
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A Beautiful building along the banks of the San Antonio River (You can take the river barge there)! Fabulous collections, a little something for everyone. A must see when visiting SA!

Thank ATexanView
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

SAMA is a small museum that has some of the best traveling exhibits I've ever seen: Ai Wei Wei, Corita Kent, and a collection of Australian aboriginal art called "Of Country and Culture." When there's not a traveling exhibit, it's also just the right size...More

Thank Gigi L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a surprise! Had spent a day running around San Antonio site seeing and rally wanted to spend some time indoors. Dropped in on this museum. Great Egyptian and Greek collections. Lots of cool funerary art. Amazing Samurai uniform in the Asian collection. Nice collection...More

Thank DaraTheExplorer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Truly enjoyed the building. Renovations in progress didn't effect our enjoyment. The gallery covers a wide variety of artistic genres and periods. We particularly enjoyed the contemporary Mexican artists. The gallery also has a gorgeous ancient sculpture exhibit. The architecture and lighting enhance these exhibits....More

Thank GMS1556
Reviewed 21 May 2017

A small collection of historical pieces and modern art, but a great way to spend a few hours if you want to have a nice relaxed afternoon to explore The Tibetan sand 'painting'is amazing!

Thank dfchewt
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Wide variety of art from around the world. Especially enjoyed the Folk Art section but all were good. Renovations underway so signage is a bit off. Nice way to spend a couple hours

Thank Leslie P
Reviewed 15 May 2017

I really enjoyed my visit to the museum. There are artifacts from many different cultures from around the world spanning thousands of years. The staff was very friendly and helpful. If you are at all interested in history and art you will enjoy your visit...More

Thank Vtok4me
Reviewed 7 May 2017

So many inspiring and wonderful things to see and experience! Every floor has a different medium, topic or character. Our favorite is the "el dia de los muertos" exhibits, known as the Day of the Dead in Mexico, that shows many artistic interpretations of the...More

Thank Patricia M
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Is the Rodin Exhibit a permanent collection at SAMA? i adore Rodin since I wen to school in Paris and a French teacher. Merci, Cristina
15 June 2016|
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Response from Giovis911 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry to say it was temporary and gone. We were so fortunate to see it the last day of the exhibition.
Susan B
Do you have paintings on display by Japanese Artist, Hachiro Nakagawa?
16 March 2016|
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Response from David B | Reviewed this property |
Call or email them and ask. They are quite friendly.
Cindy H
Is the museum air conditioned?
27 June 2015|
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Response from TatianaH327 | Property representative |
Yes, it is air conditioned!