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The Conference on Texas

250 Years of Art for History’s Sake May 3 – 4, 2019 Get engaged at the second annual Conference on Texas. This speakers symposium will be a deep-dive into the history an context of Texas Art as a compendium to the groundbreaking exhibition The Art of Texas: 250 Years. Presentations on Texas Art as American… Read more »

Witte 5K & Dino Dash 2019

Saturday, May 25, 2019 at 8:00 a.m. Lace up your running shoes, it’s time for the 8th Annual Witte 5K and Dino Dash: Survival Edition! This family friendly and chip timed run/walk begins and ends at the beautiful Witte Museum campus and goes through Brackenridge Park. This year, the 5K and Dino Dash: Survival Edition… Read more »

Opening of Survival: The Exhibition

Opening May 25, 2019 Adventure, fun, and science collide at Survival: The Exhibition. Survival: The Exhibition invites you on an exhilarating, heart-pumping, and daring journey of bravery and brains. Experience the thrill of exploration, gain an appreciation for the wonders of nature, and prepare for the unexpected—all within an interactive, informative, and safe space. Survival: The Exhibition transports guests… Read more »

Cocktails & Culture: Whiskey in the Wilderness

Explore the wonders of nature. Your adventure begins on Thursday, May 30th exploring Survival: The Exhibition – How To Stay Alive Anywhere. Brace yourself as you journey through the temperate forest and keep warm sipping on delicious whiskey. Capture the view from your shelter and bear the moment as you experience this adventure with delicious food… Read more »

An Evening For Educators

An Evening for Educators Thursday, August 15, 2019 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Join the Witte Museum education team to discover how humans and animals survive on the land through immersive, hands-on activities. Then test your survival skills in our latest exhibition Survival: How to Stay Alive Anywhere. Discover exciting opportunities for the fall. The… Read more »

Cocktails & Culture: Survival of Fyre Island

Cocktails & Culture: Survival of Fyre Island Thursday, June 27, 2019 Cool off this summer on June 27th as you explore Fyre Island and adventure through Survival: The Exhibition. Immerse yourself under the island’s lush canopy and breathtaking views from the island’s highest peaks with your closest friends. RSVP to secure your spot for a… Read more »

Cocktails & Culture: Last Call of the Wild

Cocktails & Culture: Last Call of the Wild Thursday, July 25, 2019 The Last Call of the Wild is on July 25th! Take a guided tour through the McLean Family Texas Wild Gallery with our Vice President of Public Programs, Helen Holdsworth, as she guides you and your guests through the Gallery and narrates the… 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 »