H-E-B Free First Sunday


September 3, 2023 10:00am - 5:00pm

Learn about community helpers and participate in interactive activities for the whole family.

Event Details

Enjoy FREE exhibition admission all day during H-E-B Free First Sundays, held the first Sunday of every month. Activities are from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Families can explore the Story of Texas through three floors of exhibitions that showcase and tell the history of artifacts from around the state.


  • Meet adoptable dogs and cats from the Austin Humane Society and learn how you can be a hero and participate in their Foster Friends Program
  • 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. have a caricature of yourself drawn as your favorite community helper by local caricature artists
  • 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. join the Austin Fire Department on a fire truck and learn about fire safety
  • Meet with the founders of Austin Bat Refuge to learn how bats are community helpers
  • Join Clawson Disposal on a waste management truck and learn about waste management industries
About Family Programs

Family programs provide educational and engaging activities for young Texans and their caregivers. Events are designed to bring families together, spark conversations and provide opportunities for growth and development.

Your Support Matters

Help us continue to share the story of Texas through free programs with a tax-deductible donation.

Enjoy discounts, exclusive programs, and free access to exhibitions year-round by becoming a member of the Bullock Museum.

The Bullock Museum, a division of the Texas State Preservation Board, is funded by Museum members, donors, and patrons, the Texas State History Museum Foundation, and the State of Texas.