We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

McNay Art Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Open today: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Save
Share
Book In Advance
333
All photos (333)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“van gogh”(20 reviews)
“old mansion”(19 reviews)
About
A huge Mediterranean-style mansion that houses over 10,000 paintings, sculptures and prints.
Closed Now
Hours Today: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
See all hours
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Contact
6000 N New Braunfels Ave, San Antonio, TX 78209-4618
Uptown Broadway
Website
+1 210-824-5368
Call
Ways to Experience McNay Art Museum
from USD 65.00
More Info
from USD 109.00
More Info
Reviews (823)
Filter reviews
800 results
Traveller rating
580
176
31
8
5
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
580
176
31
8
5
Show reviews that mention
All reviews permanent collection van gogh old mansion beautiful mansion spanish colonial revival nightmare before christmas andy warhol special exhibit wonderful collection sculpture garden on display free admission two hours picasso medieval galleries century
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 800 reviews
Reviewed yesterday

You wouldn't expect to find a decent art collection in San Antonio, but the McNay is a standout, as is the building. Doesn't compare to the great museums of NY or LA, but far better the collections of many more well known cities. Worth an...More

Thank Jeff G
Reviewed yesterday

This is a converted 1920's Hacienda with contemporary additions which house a wonderful collection of art work from masters from all aver the world dating from medieval times to contemporary pieces. They feature special exhibits which are well put together and interesting and rarely seen...More

Thank Steve L
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The grounds are stunning, the building a piece of art in itself. The collection rivals many more famous museums. Well curated

Thank Charles V
Reviewed 1 week ago

The museum is set up in a very unique manner and makes exploring the museum very fun. Lots of modern/contemporary pieces.

Thank ClaireH1244
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It had been many years since visiting the McNay and we were so glad we decided to come again on this trip to San Antonio. If you don't know, the McNay is located in what was a private mansion, and the buildings and courtyards is...More

1  Thank Old_Island_Guy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For our visit there were many schoolchildren there, noisy and lively, which enhanced the experience but wouldn't necessarily appeal to everyone! An amazing variety of art including modern interactive art and interesting outdoor sculpture. Well worth a visit.

Thank nick_the_traveller
Reviewed 9 September 2018

My first visit to the McNay. Amazing grounds, sculptures and landscaping. The fundraising event was well executed and a fun time.

Thank Mobile599505
Reviewed 6 September 2018

The McNay Art Museum is a must-visit in San Antonio. The Spanish Colonial style building that houses the museum is a destination in itself. Inside you'll find works by Georgia O'Keefe, Matisse and Picasso. Set aside two to three hours to thoroughly enjoy everything the...More

Thank CarrieS11111
Reviewed 6 September 2018

We came for Kusama exhibition but stayed to look at the permanent art collection. A little bit of this, and a little bit of that (Cezanne, Renoir, Picasso, etc.) but also quite a few "less-known" worthy pieces of art. A really good curator job! We...More

Thank Dmitri K
Reviewed 4 September 2018

We took our friends who live here andhave never been ! It was very well restored a lot of history about the family and the way this house came to be, needed more time truly to really see all of the wonderful works she acquired...More

Thank Constance N
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 358 nearby hotels
Stay Express Inn Near Ft. Sam Houston
11 reviews
.78 km away
Hyatt Place San Antonio Airport/Quarry Market
686 reviews
3.17 km away
Comfort Inn & Suites Airport
103 reviews
3.27 km away
Residence Inn San Antonio Airport/Alamo Heights
31 reviews
3.33 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 5,048 nearby restaurants
Silo Elevated Cuisine
254 reviews
.86 km away
Paloma Blanca Mexican Restaurant & Catering
297 reviews
.95 km away
Bird Bakery
95 reviews
.95 km away
Tong's Thai Restaurant
100 reviews
.84 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 657 nearby attractions
Toilet Seat Museum
64 reviews
1.34 km away
San Antonio Botanical Garden
987 reviews
2.97 km away
Witte Museum
496 reviews
2.85 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Gracie R
17 February 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from DrAnju R | Reviewed this property |
It’s around $20 for Adults and $15 for active duty military.My suggestion is to visit during free events and free general admission days! It’s not really worth the $20 entrance fees.
1
Vote
Cathy B
24 May 2017|
AnswerShow all 8 answers
Response from Bill M | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, we didn't stay nearby.
0
Votes
Sue M
11 November 2015|
AnswerShow all 9 answers
Response from NancyECW | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you pay cash at the door, and you won't be sorry!
0
Votes