Shows and Social Events

A casual way to enjoy the Museum in a social atmosphere

Events that are enjoyable and enriching.

Dive into Texas culture with fun events like concerts and pub-trivia nights. Connect with coworkers and friends over drinks, through conversations or an immersive experience. Check the calendar of events for programming information. 

  • Texas Artist Live Performances: Experience the rich diversity of Texas's cultural heritage. From world-renowned musicians to award-winning authors and local dance troupes, these live performance programs explore the current Texas arts scene.
  • Third Thursdays: Join us after work every Third Thursday for special extended Museum hours! Explore the exhibitions, enjoy happy hour food and drinks in The Star Cafe, and connect to Texas through unique interactive experiences. Different activities are offered each month. Museum garage parking is free after 5:00 p.m.
  • In-Gallery Programs: Performances and conversations bring history to life in an intimate setting with a series of recitals, readings, and talks that highlight stories from the exhibitions.