Experience Transformation Through Art

From painting and sculpture to works on paper and more, the McNay offers a unique art museum experience filled with moments of surprise, inspiration, and beauty throughout our 25-acre campus.


Experimente La Transformación A Través Del Arte

Desde pintura y escultura hasta obras en papel y más, The McNay ofrece una experiencia de museo de arte única llena de momentos de sorpresa, inspiración y belleza en todo nuestro campus de 25 acres.

Museum Hours

SundayNoon - 5 PM
Wednesday10 AM - 6 PM
Thursday10 AM - 9 PM
Friday10 AM - 6 PM
Saturday10 AM - 5 PM

During Daylight Saving Time, the Museum’s sculpture grounds are open every day from 7 a.m. – 7 p.m. During Standard Time, the sculpture grounds are open every day from 7 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Holiday Hours

The McNay is closed New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, Juneteenth (June 19), Fourth of July, Thanksgiving, and Christmas Day.

Museum Admission (with special exhibition)

McNay MembersFREE
Children 12 & UnderFREE
Active Military & VeteransFREE
Recipients of SNAP, WIC, and MAPFREE
Students with I.D. (20+)$15
Seniors (65+)$15
Teens (13-19)$10

Recipients of SNAP, WIC, and MAP receive free admission through Museums For All, a cooperative which encourages families of all backgrounds to visit museums. Simply present an EBT card and a photo ID.

Free General Admission

Enjoy free general admission every Thursday from 4 to 9 p.m., courtesy of H-E-B, and the first Sunday of every month from Noon to 5 p.m., courtesy of the Dickson Allen Foundation. Special exhibition access is $10 during these times.

Free admission for military, veterans, and their families generously provided by USAA.

Present your Bank of America or Merrill Lynch credit or debit card and picture ID on the first full weekend of every month for one free general admission, courtesy of Bank of America Museums on Us.

If you’re a Sotheby’s Preferred Client Cardholder, present your card at the front desk for free general admission for up to three guests.

Students, faculty, and staff from Alamo Colleges, Our Lady of the Lake University, Texas A&M University-San Antonio, Trinity University, University of the Incarnate Word, and the University of Texas at San Antonio can enjoy free general admission by presenting their school IDs or business cards made possible through our Educational Institution partnership.

Our Partners

Digital Guide

Enhance your visit to the McNay with the free Bloomberg Connects app.


Guests with special needs may call 210.824.5368 or email to make arrangements. Wheelchairs are available, and most galleries are wheelchair accessible. Some areas require additional assistance.

Visitor Information

See our visitor policies, picnicking guidelines, and more information about how to get to the Museum.


Choose Your Art Adventure

Customized Museum tours are available for all ages and desired experiences. For one-on-one planning or assistance, email

student tours