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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
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Reviewed 13 November 2015

second time in the museum! Very organized and pretty art from different parts of world! deffinetely its a spot not to miss!

Thank buinaba
Reviewed 12 November 2015

Very easy to get to via city bus system, Great displays, interesting gift shop. Looking forward to a return trip so that we can also enjoy the outdoor café.

Thank MEL P
Reviewed 10 November 2015 via mobile

If you're into art, plan a visit. Took a couple hours to go through. I enjoyed the Egyptian and Roman art. The paintings were great too.

Thank vbp87
Reviewed 6 November 2015 via mobile

The Egyptian and Greek exhibits were a nice surprise. The rest was much less impressive. Wanted to know more about the building and grounds but there was no information.

Thank Maddie0
Reviewed 3 November 2015

Rockefeller and some very affluent Texans have contributed to this fine museum. There are wonderful collections of pre- Columbian and Mexican and South American art as well as some excellent examples of American artists running the gamut from Hudson School to avante garde. Also you...More

Thank redcat777
Reviewed 2 November 2015

Tuesdays and Sundays are free. Good amount of Roman and Greece artifacts. Modern paintings and displays. Several floors with open glass elevators to get up and down. Housed in an old Brewery but unfortanelly no beer served now days.

Thank Joe H
Reviewed 28 October 2015

Fascinating collections and only a part of the overall collections of the Museum. The interior temperature varied depending on location within the museum.

Thank Mar023
Reviewed 27 October 2015 via mobile

We didn't go in expecting much. Went during the two free admission hours on Sundays. We were happy with the size and collection. Lots of Chinese art. The Greek / Roman was enjoyable.

1  Thank Kat M
Reviewed 26 October 2015

It's a nice art museum but not equal to what you will find in Dallas, Houston or Austin. That being said, it has steadily improved over the past 9 years that I have lived in San Antonio. I would recommend a visit if you enjoy...More

1  Thank davincordell
Reviewed 24 October 2015

You stroll leisurely along the River Walk to reach this museum where you encounter an outstanding collection of art from many periods and countries. Be prepared to read and learn. Each work is identified by name and year but also discussed in terms of material,...More

2  Thank Pam M
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CristinaRios
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.
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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.
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Cindy H
Is the museum air conditioned?
27 June 2015|
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Response from TatianaH327 | Property representative |
Yes, it is air conditioned!
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