Third Thursdays: Holiday Edition


December 21, 2023 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Enjoy after-hours exhibition access and holiday cheer at the Bullock

Event Details

Join us after work every Third Thursday for special extended Museum hours from 5 to 7 p.m.! Explore the exhibitions, enjoy food and drinks in The Star Cafe, and connect to the story of Texas. Different activities are offered each month. Museum garage parking is free after 5 p.m.

Step into the holiday season at our special evening event at the Bullock. Embrace the spirit of the season as we invite you to sip on a refreshing beverage, unleash your creativity with ornament painting, and enjoy the enchanted melodies of Harpist Kristin Gibbs and student musicians that will transport you to a winter wonderland.

Design and decorate your own holiday ornaments at our painting station. Whether you prefer classic design or want to explore your artistic side with personalized creations, this activity is perfect for adding a touch of your unique flair to your holiday décor.

Museum exhibition galleries will be open for exploration from 5 to 7 p.m. The drop-in ornament painting station is included with the price of exhibition admission. Onsite exhibition admission ticket sales end at 6:50 p.m.

About Public Programs

Public programs at the Bullock Museum explore relevant history and celebrate the culture that has shaped our modern world. Through engaging discussions, live performances, and experiential activities visitors are invited to see local connections and discover how Texas fits into a broader national story.

Your Support Matters

Help us continue to share the story of Texas 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.