Homeschool Student Workshop: Portraits, Still Lifes, and Landscapes

Thursday, March 23, 9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Free with museum admission.

Symposium Great Books Institute Seminar: Herodotus' Histories - Session 3

Thursday, March 23, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

FULL | Registration is closed due to maximum capacity.

EVENT FULL: Brush Up!: How to Read Art (Session 1)

Friday, March 24, 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Registration CLOSED | Class is at capacity
If you would like to be added to a wait list or informed of future Brush Up! courses, please email leslie.tolbert@samusuem.org.

Onderdonk in the Open Air

Saturday, March 25, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

$30 for Museum and Botanical Garden members | $45 for non-members
Advance registration required.

Meditation in the Japanese Gallery

Saturday, March 25, 10:15 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Free with Museum admission

Gallery Talk: Museum Highlights

Sunday, March 26, 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Free.

Gallery Talk: Of Country and Culture

Sunday, March 26, 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Free with special exhibition admission.

Gallery Talk: Museum Highlights

Tuesday, March 28, 4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Free.

Gallery Talk: Of Country and Culture

Tuesday, March 28, 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Free with special exhibition admission.

Art Fit: Art + Yoga

Tuesday, March 28, 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Free.

Sketching in the Galleries

Tuesday, March 28, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Free for members, $10 for non-members

Didgeridoo Demonstration

Tuesday, March 28, 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Free with admission into special exhibit Of Country and Culture.

By the Book: Of Country and Culture Outside Looking In

Tuesday, March 28, 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Free with exhibition admission

Playdates: Tall, Tall Trees

Wednesday, March 29, 10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

Playdates is for ages 2 to 4.  Free with Museum admission.
Children 12 and under always receive free admission.
Space is limited; first come, first served.

Deep in the Art of Texas Gala

Thursday, March 30, 7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.

EVENT FULL: Brush Up!: How to Read Art (Session 2)

Friday, March 31, 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Registration CLOSED | Class is at capacity
If you would like to be added to a wait list or informed of future Brush Up! courses, please email leslie.tolbert@samusuem.org.

Tours for Visitors Who are Blind or Visually Impaired

Saturday, April 1, 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Free. Registration required. RSVP: 210.978.8138

Meditation in the Japanese Gallery

Saturday, April 1, 10:15 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Free with Museum admission

First Sundays for Families: The Art of Nature

Sunday, April 2, 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Free with museum admission. Children 12 and under are free. 

Gallery Talk: Museum Highlights

Sunday, April 2, 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Free.

Gallery Talk: Of Country and Culture

Sunday, April 2, 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Free with special exhibition admission.

Gallery Talk: Museum Highlights

Tuesday, April 4, 4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Free.

Gallery Talk: Of Country and Culture

Tuesday, April 4, 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Free with special exhibition admission.

Sketching in the Galleries

Tuesday, April 4, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Free for members, $10 for non-members

Playdates: Wonderful Warriors

Wednesday, April 5, 10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

Playdates is for ages 2 to 4.  Free with Museum admission.
Children 12 and under always receive free admission.
Space is limited; first come, first served.

Art to Lunch

Thursday, April 6, 12:30 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

 Free for members | $5 non-members

Teen Night

Thursday, April 6, 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Free night at the museum for high school students.  RSVP required, click here to register.

Date Night: Of Country and Culture

Friday, April 7, 7:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.

Two-for-one Special Exhibition admission ($20 for two).

Film on the Green: The Sapphires

Friday, April 7, 8:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Free with Museum admission | Cash bar

Workshop: Scalable Curriculum for the Museum

Saturday, April 8, 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Family Storytime in the Gallery: Australian Animal Tales

Saturday, April 8, 10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

Free for members or with Special Exhibition admission | Free for Children 12 and under.
Space is limited.  First-come, first-served.

Meditation in the Japanese Gallery

Saturday, April 8, 10:15 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Free with Museum admission

Gallery Talk: Museum Highlights

Sunday, April 9, 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Free.

Gallery Talk: Of Country and Culture

Sunday, April 9, 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Free with special exhibition admission.

Gallery Talk: Museum Highlights

Tuesday, April 11, 4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Free.

Gallery Talk: Of Country and Culture

Tuesday, April 11, 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Free with special exhibition admission.

Art Fit: Art + Exercise

Tuesday, April 11, 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Free

Sketching in the Galleries

Tuesday, April 11, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Free for members, $10 for non-members

By the Book: Of Country and Culture Stories & Texts & Today

Tuesday, April 11, 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Free with exhibition admission

Playdates: Fruits and Flowers

Wednesday, April 12, 10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

Playdates is for ages 2 to 4.  Free with Museum admission.
Children 12 and under always receive free admission.
Space is limited; first come, first served.

Art Crawl: Feathers, Fur and Scales!

Thursday, April 13, 10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

Free with museum admission. Children 12 and under are free.

Art Party: Deep in the Art of Texas

Friday, April 14, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Free with Museum admission

Meditation in the Japanese Gallery

Saturday, April 15, 10:15 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Free with Museum admission

Welcome Tour: It's Art in Any Language

Saturday, April 15, 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Free.

Museum Closed

Sunday, April 16, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Gallery Talk: Museum Highlights

Sunday, April 16, 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Free.

Gallery Talk: Museum Highlights

Tuesday, April 18, 4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Free.

Gallery Talk: Of Country and Culture

Tuesday, April 18, 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Free with special exhibition admission.

Culture + Cuisine

Tuesday, April 18, 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

$55 members | $65 non-members | Price includes food and service charge

Sketching in the Galleries

Tuesday, April 18, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Free for members, $10 for non-members

Symposium Great Books Institute Seminar: Herodotus' Histories - Session 4

Tuesday, April 18, 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

FULL | Registration is closed due to maximum capacity.

Playdates: Let's Fiesta!

Wednesday, April 19, 10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

Playdates is for ages 2 to 4.  Free with Museum admission.
Children 12 and under always receive free admission.
Space is limited; first come, first served.

Homeschool Student Workshop: Chinese Dragons

Thursday, April 20, 9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Free with museum admission.

Art to Lunch

Thursday, April 20, 12:30 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

 Free for members | $5 non-members

Meditation in the Japanese Gallery

Saturday, April 22, 10:15 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Free with Museum admission

Exhibition Closing: Julian Onderdonk and the Texan Landscape

Sunday, April 23, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Gallery Talk: Museum Highlights

Sunday, April 23, 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Free.

Gallery Talk: Of Country and Culture

Sunday, April 23, 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Free with special exhibition admission.

Gallery Talk: Museum Highlights

Tuesday, April 25, 4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Free.

Gallery Talk: Of Country and Culture

Tuesday, April 25, 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Free with special exhibition admission.

Art Fit: Art + Yoga

Tuesday, April 25, 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Free

Sketching in the Galleries

Tuesday, April 25, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Free for members, $10 for non-members

Playdates: The Dot

Wednesday, April 26, 10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

Playdates is for ages 2 to 4.  Free with Museum admission.
Children 12 and under always receive free admission.
Space is limited; first come, first served.

Museum Closed for Fiesta Friday

Friday, April 28, 10:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Museum Closing at 3:00 p.m.

Saturday, April 29, 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Meditation in the Japanese Gallery

Saturday, April 29, 10:15 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Free with Museum admission

Didgeridoo Demonstration

Sunday, April 30, 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Free with admission into special exhibit Of Country and Culture.

Gallery Talk: Museum Highlights

Sunday, April 30, 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Free.

Gallery Talk: Of Country and Culture

Sunday, April 30, 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Free with special exhibition admission.

Jazz Meets Classical 25th Anniversary

Monday, May 1, 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

$10 member | $20 non-members

Gallery Talk: Museum Highlights

Tuesday, May 2, 4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Free.

Gallery Talk: Of Country and Culture

Tuesday, May 2, 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Free with special exhibition admission.

Gallery Talk + Screening of Another Country (2015)

Tuesday, May 2, 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Gallery talk is free with admission into special exhibit Of Country and Culture. Film screening and discussion are free.

Playdates: Lines That Wiggle

Wednesday, May 3, 10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

Playdates is for ages 2 to 4.  Free with Museum admission.
Children 12 and under always receive free admission.
Space is limited; first come, first served.

Art to Lunch

Thursday, May 4, 12:30 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

 Free for members | $5 non-members

Members-Only Tour 1: Of Country and Culture

Saturday, May 6, 10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

RSVP REQUIRED. Reserve your spot here or by calling 210.978.8123.
Members are FREE! 

Tours for Visitors Who are Blind or Visually Impaired

Saturday, May 6, 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Free. Registration required. RSVP: 210.978.8138

Members-Only Tour 2: Of Country and Culture

Saturday, May 6, 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

RSVP REQUIRED. Reserve your spot here or by calling 210.978.8123.
Members are FREE! 

First Sundays for Families: Dreaming Art

Sunday, May 7, 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Free with museum admission. Children 12 and under are free.

Gallery Talk: Museum Highlights

Sunday, May 7, 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Free.

Gallery Talk: Of Country and Culture

Sunday, May 7, 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Free with special exhibition admission.

Family Reading Series: Stories & Dreamings

Sunday, May 7, 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Free with museum admission.  Children 12 and under are always free.

Gallery Talk: Museum Highlights

Tuesday, May 9, 4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Free.

Gallery Talk: Of Country and Culture

Tuesday, May 9, 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Free with special exhibition admission.

Art Fit: Art + Exercise

Tuesday, May 9, 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Free.

Playdates: Hello, Mummy!

Wednesday, May 10, 10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

Playdates is for ages 2 to 4.  Free with Museum admission.
Children 12 and under always receive free admission.
Space is limited; first come, first served.

Art Crawl: The Wonder of Nature

Thursday, May 11, 10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

Free with museum admission. Children 12 and under are free.

Art Party: Strike a Pose

Friday, May 12, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Free with Museum admission

Exhibition Closing: Of Country and Culture

Sunday, May 14, 10:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Gallery Talk: Museum Highlights

Sunday, May 14, 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Free.

Gallery Talk: Of Country and Culture

Sunday, May 14, 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Free with special exhibition admission.

Gallery Talk: Museum Highlights

Tuesday, May 16, 4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Free.

Playdates: C is for Circle

Wednesday, May 17, 10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

Playdates is for ages 2 to 4.  Free with Museum admission.
Children 12 and under always receive free admission.
Space is limited; first come, first served.

Art to Lunch

Thursday, May 18, 12:30 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

 Free for members | $5 non-members

Symposium Great Books Institute Seminar: Herodotus' Histories - Session 5

Thursday, May 18, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

FULL | Registration is closed due to maximum capacity.

National Museum Day = FREE General Admission

Friday, May 19, 10:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.

FREE general admission.

Welcome Tour: It's Art in Any Language

Saturday, May 20, 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Free.

Gallery Talk: Museum Highlights

Sunday, May 21, 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Free.

Gallery Talk: Museum Highlights

Tuesday, May 23, 4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Free.

Art Fit: Art + Exercise

Tuesday, May 23, 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Free.

Playdates: Sail to China

Wednesday, May 24, 10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

Playdates is for ages 2 to 4.  Free with Museum admission.
Children 12 and under always receive free admission.
Space is limited; first come, first served.

Gallery Talk: Museum Highlights

Sunday, May 28, 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Free.

Gallery Talk: Museum Highlights

Tuesday, May 30, 4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Free.

Symposium Great Books Institute Seminar: Herodotus' Histories - Session 6

Tuesday, May 30, 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

FULL | Registration is closed due to maximum capacity.

Playdates: Fuzzy, Furry Friends

Wednesday, May 31, 10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

Playdates is for ages 2 to 4.  Free with Museum admission.
Children 12 and under always receive free admission.
Space is limited; first come, first served.

Art to Lunch

Thursday, June 1, 12:30 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

 Free for members | $5 non-members

Tours for Visitors Who are Blind or Visually Impaired

Saturday, June 3, 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Free. Registration required. RSVP: 210.978.8138

First Sundays for Families: Sense-A-Tional: Multisensory Day

Sunday, June 4, 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Free with museum admission. Children 12 and under are free. 

Gallery Talk: Museum Highlights

Sunday, June 4, 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Free.

Gallery Talk: Museum Highlights

Tuesday, June 6, 4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Free.

Playdates: Big, Bigger, Biggest

Wednesday, June 7, 10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

Playdates is for ages 2 to 4.  Free with Museum admission.
Children 12 and under always receive free admission.
Space is limited; first come, first served. 

Playdates: Big, Bigger, Biggest

Wednesday, June 7, 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

Playdates is for ages 2 to 4.  Free with Museum admission.
Children 12 and under always receive free admission.
Space is limited; first come, first served.

Art Party: It's a Zoo in Here

Friday, June 9, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Free with Museum admission

Playdates: Japanese Beauty

Wednesday, June 14, 10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

Playdates is for ages 2 to 4.  Free with Museum admission.
Children 12 and under always receive free admission.
Space is limited; first come, first served.

Exhibition Opening: Heaven and Hell

Friday, June 16, 10:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Summer Teacher Institute – Buddhist Art of Asia

Tuesday, June 20 – Friday, June 23, 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Playdates: Cool and Contemporary

Wednesday, June 21, 10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

Playdates is for ages 2 to 4.  Free with Museum admission.
Children 12 and under always receive free admission.
Space is limited; first come, first served.

Summer Camp: Drawing and Painting the Museum June 26 – 30

Monday, June 26, 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Online registration begins in March. Register at Check samuseum.org/learn 

Playdates: Fabulous Faces

Wednesday, June 28, 11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

Playdates is for ages 2 to 4.  Free with Museum admission.
Children 12 and under always receive free admission.
Space is limited; first come, first served.

Museum Closed for Independence Day

Tuesday, July 4, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Summer Camp: Museum Fashionistas July 10 – 14

Monday, July 10, 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Online registration begins in March. Check samuseum.org/learn

Art Party: Red, White, and Blue

Friday, July 14, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Free with Museum admission

Summer Camp: Paint and Clay July 10 – 14

Monday, July 17, 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Online registration begins in March. Check samuseum.org/learn

Summer Camp: Dragons, Heroes and Monsters July 24 – 28

Monday, July 24, 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Online registration begins in March. Check samuseum.org/learn

Art Party: Heaven and Hell

Friday, August 11, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Free with Museum admission

Art Party: Golden Boy

Friday, September 8, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Free with Museum admission

Exhibition Closing: Heaven and Hell

Sunday, September 10, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Art Party: Good Luck, Bad Luck

Friday, October 13, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Free with Museum admission

Art Party: The Latino List

Friday, November 10, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Free with Museum admission. 
Please note there is a surcharge for the exhibition tours. 

Museum Closed

Thursday, November 23, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

FREE Day at the Museum

Friday, November 24, 10:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Free general admission.

Art Party: It's a Small World After All

Friday, December 8, 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Free with Museum admission

Museum Closing at 3:00 p.m.

Sunday, December 24, 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Museum Closed

Monday, December 25, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

FREE Day at the Museum

Tuesday, December 26, 10:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.