H-E-B Free First Sunday


September 1, 2024 10:00am - 5:00pm

Explore Texas wildlife through hands-on activities with local wildlife organizations.

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. Explore the Story of Texas through three floors of exhibitions that showcase and tell the history of artifacts from around the state.


  • Check out real bird nests, learn about Texas birds, and make your own bird nest craft with Travis Audubon
  • Learn about animal rescue and rehabilitation with Austin Wildlife Rescue
  • Join our friends at Girlstart for interactive STEM demos and hands-on activities for kids of all ages
  • Explore urban wildlife with hands-on activities from Texas Parks and Wildlife
  • 11:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. Enjoy a wildlife-themed storytime with Westbank Library
  • Purchase tickets to enjoy a screening of the documentary film, Deep in the Heart, showing at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m.
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.