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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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200 West Jones Ave., San Antonio, TX 78215-1402
+1 210-978-8100
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Reviewed 4 days ago

A small collection of historical pieces and modern art, but a great way to spend a few hours if you want to have a nice relaxed afternoon to explore The Tibetan sand 'painting'is amazing!

Thank dfchewt
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Wide variety of art from around the world. Especially enjoyed the Folk Art section but all were good. Renovations underway so signage is a bit off. Nice way to spend a couple hours

Thank Leslie P
Reviewed 1 week ago

I really enjoyed my visit to the museum. There are artifacts from many different cultures from around the world spanning thousands of years. The staff was very friendly and helpful. If you are at all interested in history and art you will enjoy your visit...More

Thank Vtok4me
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So many inspiring and wonderful things to see and experience! Every floor has a different medium, topic or character. Our favorite is the "el dia de los muertos" exhibits, known as the Day of the Dead in Mexico, that shows many artistic interpretations of the...More

Thank Patricia M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I really enjoyed visiting this museum. There is a wonderful collection of art and objects from all eras: Egyptian, Greek, Roman, European (although that was closed when I went), Middle Eastern, Asian and Oceanian.

Thank Christine D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

i was expecting there to be more about the local area it was ok not sure i would recommend this stopMore

Thank beckyjp54
TatianaH327, Public Relations Manager at San Antonio Museum of Art, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review the Museum. We truly value the opinions of our customers and we apologize that we did not meet your expectations. We are proud of our San Antonio roots and strive to convey that in our museum and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great visit to the museum seeing some of the permanent collection and taken no in the temporary exhibitions.

Thank Jeff D
Reviewed 17 April 2017

The collection at the San Antonio Museum of Art is very eclectic. If you're looking for a big sampling of a specific kind of art, you may be disappointed. It's a great place to see a little bit of everything. In particular, I like the...More

Thank Lauren S
Reviewed 15 April 2017

This museum has a little bit of everything: Egypt, Greece, Rome, Japan, China, Hindu and Islamic art, Australia, Europe, Latin America. It offers the very basic stuff other museums like the Metropolitan New York, Art Institute Chicago, Fine Arts in Boston, High in Atlanta can...More

Thank Ricardo P
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Engrossing exhibit of Australian Aboriginal art that spans both traditional male works with amazingly recent modern paintings by aboriginal women.

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