Hours & Admission


Please note: The McNay will close at 5 pm on Friday, December 14 in preparation for a Museum event.

SundayNoon–5 pm
TuesdayClosed (except for tours)
Wednesday10 am–6 pm
Thursday10 am–9 pm
Friday10 am–6 pm
Saturday10 am –5 pm

Effective Tuesday, September 4, 2018.


The McNay is closed New Year's Day, Independence Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas Day. During Daylight Saving Time, grounds are open 7 am - 7 pm. During Standard Time, grounds are open 7 am - 6 pm.

Museum Admission

McNay Members           FREE
Children 12 and under FREE
Teens 19 and under FREE
Adults $20
Students with I.D. (20+)                         
Seniors (65+) $15
Active Military $15

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All general admission, special admission, program fees, event tickets, donations, and memberships are final and non-refundable.

Free General Admission

  • FREE H-E-B Thursday Nights (4−9 pm): FREE general admission. Special exhibition access is $10 on Thursday nights.
  • FREE DICKSON-ALLEN FOUNDATION First Sundays of the Month (noon−5 pm): Free general admission. Special exhibition access is $10 on First Sundays.
  • Bank of America's Museums on US - 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.
  • FREE admission to Sotheby's Preferred Client Cardholders - Present your card at the front desk for free admission for up to three guests.
  • FREE general admission for Alamo Colleges, Trinity University, and the University of the Incarnate Word students, faculty and staff with their school IDs or business cards through our Educational Institution partnership.