H-E-B Free First Sunday


March 3, 2024 10:00am - 5:00pm

Commemorate Women's History Month and important women in STEM.

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 a.m. to 2 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.


  • Explore women's contributions to science, technology, engineering, and math through hands-on science experiments with Girlstart
  • Learn the amazing world of coding through fun, interactive robots for all ages with Latinitas (ages 9-14)
  • Explore the history of women mathematicians with Math Happens through curve stitching, a craft invented in the 1900's by mathematician Mary Everest Boole, to teach girls and young women about math. Math Happens will provide a variety of frames, thread, and examples for you to make your own curve stitching creation.
  • Join the Greater Austin Reading Coalition for a storytime about women in STEM in celebration of Read Across America Day
About our Partners

This program is presented in partnership with Girlstart, a nonprofit organization dedicated to increasing girls' interest and engagement in science, technology, engineering, and math through innovative, nationally recognized informal STEM education programs.

This program is presented in partnership with Latinitas, a non-profit 501c(3) organization focused on empowering students to innovate through media and technology.

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.