UTSA Institute of Texan Cultures

UTSA Institute of Texan Cultures

About

The UTSA Institute of Texan Cultures features exhibits, programs, and special events that examine and promote heritage, ethnicity, history, social issues, and popular culture. Visitors learn the stories of immigrants who settled in Texas and contributed to its modern, multicultural society. The museum is located in the Hemisfair district, steps from the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center and the Tower of the Americas.

Special Events

Brewing Up Texas
October 21, 2017  - October 28, 2018

Museum Hours | Free with Museum Admission

Beer, a beverage of ancient origin, arrived in Texas nearly two centuries ago via immigrants who had brewed it for generations. Opening October 21, 2017, the "Brewing Up Texas" exhibit offers a statewide view of the role beer has played in shaping Texas.

Viva HemisFair!
April 6 - December 31, 2018
Museum Hours | Free with Museum Admission

Through historical photos, personal anecdotes, HemisFair memorabilia, archival film footage, and more, the exhibit reveals what it took to put on the fair, and how it impacted San Antonio and the surrounding area.

Viva ITC!
April 6, 2018 - April 6 2019
Museum Hours | Free with museum Admission

The Institute of Texan Cultures began with HemisFair’68 and it continues to inspire and educate today. The exhibit details the origins of the institute, from its commissioning in 1965, to opening in 1968.

Texans One and All
January 1, 2018 - January 1, 2019

Museum Hours | Free with Museum Admission

Texans One and All provides insight into the state’s multicultural heritage, and what diverse cultures have contributed to the state’s character while maintaining and honoring their own unique customs and practices.

Contact

TexanCultures.com
801 E. Cesar E. Chavez Blvd.
San Antonio, TX 78205
210-458-2300

 
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