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McNay Art Museum, San Antonio, Texas

 
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Distance from city center: 7mi
Johan's pictureby Johan History & Culture travel tip
added on the 12th of October, 2010
Though with a smaller collection than other Art Museums, the McNay Art Museum is a small treasure chest of artworks of the past 2 centuries. Only a few paintings or sculptures of famous names such as Cezanne or Picasso can be found here, but they are still there.

The whole place has a personal feeling to it, being smaller than original art museum, but considering the that the collections are set up in one of the most beautiful buildings in San Antonio, the home of the exhibitions is art in itself too. You shouldn't miss visiting this small jewel of the city, you will not regret it.

Address:
6000 N New Braunfels Ave, San Antonio, TX 78209, USA

Price:
$8 ($13 on special exhibitions) for adults and free for children.

Opening Hours:
General opening hours are from 10:00am to 4:00pm.

On the web:
http://www.mcnayart.org/

 
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