Institute of Texan Cultures Located in downtown San Antonio, the museum features exhibits that tell the stories of Texans. The Institute of Texan Cultures, through its research, collections, exhibits and programs, serves as the forum for the understanding and appreciation of Texas and Texans. Guests are encouraged to interact with the character performers as they bring the museum to life. UTSA Hemisfair Park Campus 801 W. Cesar E. Chavez Blvd. 210-458-2300 www.TexanCultures.com
San Antonio Museum of Art; The San Antonio Museum of Art opened its doors in March 1981. The museum is located north of the San Antonio Riverwalk. It boasts with the most extensive collection of Asian, Roman, Greek and Ancient Egyptian Art. The museum also showcases substantial Latin American Art. Its Café des Artistes restaurant has a fascinating view of the river.