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Planet Pioneers Opening Weekend

February 2 through April 7, 2019 Do you have what it takes to survive on another world? Leave Earth behind and travel into the unknown for an extraordinary, extraterrestrial experience. Strap on your space boots for Planet Pioneers! Travel to another world where you will explore, adapt and survive on a brand-new planet. Planet Pioneers… Read more »

Is Texas Wild? Conservation Conversations

$25 Adult  $15 Member 6:00 – 8:30 p.m. Texas Master Naturalists get Member Admission when you bring your TMN badge to Walker Admission Desk. Conservation is a state of harmony between people and land. – Aldo Leopold The Witte Museum invites you to be a part of the 2019 dialogue series, Is Texas Wild?: Conservation… Read more »

Science is Out of this World: An Evening for Educators

February 7, 2019 6:00-8:00 p.m. Explore space with the Witte Museum! Learn about the GAVRT space telescope and how you can use this resource in your classroom. Participate in a hands-on activity you can use as a pre-visit lesson to get your students excited to visit Planet Pioneers: Explore>Adapt>Survive. Discover upcoming exhibitions at the Witte… Read more »

What is Seeing?: A Youth Summit

February 13th, 2019 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. For students grades 10-12 Through an all-day interactive and multi-media program, students will explore the themes of perception, compassion, visual impairment and adaptation in order to expand their concept of inclusion and equity in a modern society.  In collaboration with Michael Nye and the San Antonio Lighthouse… Read more »

Vintage Valentine’s

February 14, 2019 7:00 – 11:00 p.m. The Witte Museum proudly presents the first annual Vintage Valentines event.  Founded in 1926, the Witte Museum brings the excitement and glamour of the Roaring Twenties to life with the theme “San Antonio Speakeasy.” Dine and dance with your dreamboat while you experience thrilling theatrical cabaret acts, scorching live jazz, exciting… Read more »

Sensory Sunday at the Witte

Next Sensory Sunday at the Witte is March 24 at 10:00 a.m. – Noon! Come experience Planet Pioneers adapted to be sensory-friendly environment. Tickets available now! Sensory Sunday at the Witte invites individuals and families with disabilities or sensory processing differences to explore a section of the museum in an extra-accessible and comfortable environment. This exclusive… Read more »

More Than Blind: Truth

Wednesday, March 6th, 2019 6:00 p.m.  – 8:30 p.m. Adult $15, Member $10, Quillin Member No Charge In partnership with the San Antonio Lighthouse for the Blind and Visually Impaired, the Witte Museum invites you to explore the topic of blindness through conversations with members of the community who have firsthand experience with what it… Read more »

Is Texas Wild? Conservation Conversations

$25 Adult  $15 Member 6:00 – 8:30 p.m. Texas Master Naturalists get Member Admission when you bring your TMN badge to Walker Admission Desk. Conservation is a state of harmony between people and land. – Aldo Leopold The Witte Museum invites you to be a part of the 2019 dialogue series, Is Texas Wild?: Conservation… Read more »

Sunday Jazz at the Witte

Sunday Jazz is back in full swing for its 15th season! Join us at the Witte Museum campus and relax under the pecan trees in the Will Smith Amphitheater and enjoy the sounds of the San Antonio Jazz. All performances are 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. and food and beverages will be available for purchase. Sunday Jazz… Read more »

8th Annual Texas Trailblazers Luncheon

This year, the Witte honors Bexar County Commissioners Court and the San Antonio River Authority as the 2019 Texas Trailblazer Honorees for their commitment to the San Antonio River as the heart of the city. The San Antonio Riverside Trail and Riparian Habitat along the Witte Museum would not be possible without the vision and generosity… Read more »