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The Briscoe Western Art Museum, located on the banks of the historic San Antonio River Walk, brings to life the vibrant culture and heritage of the Western United States. The Museum offers a permanent collection of Western art and artifacts...more
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The displays were varied and the museum gift shop was very reasonable. There are three floors to explore with amazing ceilings and decor. The Briscoe also has a large room to rent on the river side - it was great for a large wedding reception!
We enjoyed visiting this museum one morning while in town for the Alamo Bowl. This museum is conveniently located on the River Walk although it is also accessible from the street. The museum offers a nice collection of western art and artifacts and has an...More
We chose this because my daughter loves art. I was surprise at how much our whole family loved this museum. We spent a couple of hours exploring. I would highly recommend if you like art, western culture or both!
This is a cool place to visit when you are looking for something to do on the Riverwalk. When you are tired of looking at the same things in every gift shop and market it’s a sigh of relief. It helps if you like the...More
We spent much of an afternoon at this place. What a beautiful space, which used to be the public library. The collection is quite varied...older and contemporary painting, sculptures, saddles, some beautiful uniforms from the days of the Alamo, a spectacular diorama of the battle...More
Enjoyable hour or so here. Great Western art fits right in at San Antonio and the Alamo atmosphere. Interesting and beautiful displays, dioramas and paintings and sculpture. It was free on Tuesday after 4pm. Enjoyable and historical. Thank you.
Loved going to his museum recently on a weekday. The artwork is wonderful. The layout of the museum is very good and it is not too big that it is feel overwhelming. I spent about about an hour and 20 minutes there and loved it....More
Enjoyed this museum much more than I thought I would. Some of the sculptures were fabulous. I would have appreciated more explanatory text for the paintings, but I did enjoy viewing them. A worthwhile stop.