Interested in museum exhibits in San Antonio? Now that public spaces have started opening up with appropriate safety precautions, a good way to spend your free time is to visit a museum. Many of these cultural spaces in San Antonio have a number of interesting events lined up for you to attend and participate in.

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Upcoming Museum Exhibits and Virtual Museum Events In April 2021 in San Antonio


McNay Art Museum: Contemporary paintings by women artists 

What: A recently acquired collection of paintings by women artists such as  Letitia Huckaby and Yayoi Kusama which showcases several generations of 20th century painters. The exhibit invites you to gaze into the perspectives of women who were painting over a span of 100 years and thinking way outside the box.

When: The exhibit will run till 19 September 2021

Where: 6000 N New Braunfels Ave., San Antonio, TX 78209

How much: Tickets are $20 for adults, $10 for teens, $15 for seniors and $15 for college students. (It is recommended to make reservations in advance for the Kusama mirror room in exhibit, Limitless! Five Women Reshape Contemporary Art)


Witte Museum: Planet Protectors Day Camp 

What: A day-long camp marking Earth Day for kids and young adults which takes the assembled group through the ropes of what it means to be a planet protector, helps them to connect with nature and teaches how to make a positive impact on the environment.

When: Friday, 23 April 2021, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Where: 3801 Broadway, San Antonio, TX 78209

How much: Tickets are $95 for members and $115 for non-members


DoSeum: Weekly Maker’s Workshop 

What: A drop-in program for kids which is all about enjoying a fun but productive time at the children’s museum – creating, innovating, thinking and sparking their innate curiosity.

When: Fridays 3 April, 10 April, 17 April, 24 April, 3 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Where: 2800 Broadway, San Antonio, TX 78209

How much: Free admission


San Antonio Museum Of Art: Poetry Reading 

What: A virtual meet up to mark the exhibit No Ocean Between Us. The event will have a number of cultures and perspectives coming together from Latin America to the Caribbean with Julia Wong Kcomt, Rajiv Mohabir, JR Mahung among the featured poets.

When: Wednesday, 14 April 2021, 6 p.m. – 7 p.m.

Where: Zoom

How much: Pay what you wish


Holocaust Memorial Museum of San Antonio: Holocaust Remembrance Day 

What: An event that marks the Yom HaShoah, observed by the Jewish community every year in remembrance of the victims who lost their lives in the Holocaust.

When: Wednesday, 7 April 2021, 6 p.m. – 7 p.m.

Where: Virtual on YouTube

How much: Free viewing


Blue Star Contemporary: Talking Art

What: A talk with Jacqueline Saragoza McGilvray which explores the artist’s work and exposes the audiences to the different mediums that she uses to express herself. The event is part of the Texas Talks Art series.

When: Tuesday, 20 April 2021, 12 p.m. – 12.30 p.m.

Where: Virtual

How much: Free admission


World Heritage Office: Open House

What: A virtual event this time around owing to the restrictions brought forth by the pandemic, this annual affair is a look at all the various projects going on in the World Heritage Area such as street name changes, signage and lots more.

When: Tuesday, 20 April 2021, 6 p.m. – 7 p.m.

Where: Virtual

How much: Free viewing


Another fun activity for April is enjoying the state flower of Texas – Bluebonnets! Check out our guide for the best places to see bluebonnets in and around the San Antonio area.