Museum Events

Wine at The Bryan

Second, Third, and Fourth Thursdays of the Month!
3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

In conjunction with Galveston's Own Farmers Market, you are cordially invited to join us for a relaxing time and conversation with friends, family, and Museum staff.

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Galveston's Own Farmers Market
at The Bryan Museum

Every Thursday | 3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Every Sunday | 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

These weekly outdoor markets, hosted at the Museum, provide a direct connection to vendors creating and growing fresh whole foods, including farms, ranches, bakeries, cheese-makers and specialty-foods producers.

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Quack Medicine:
Selling Hope for Profit and Glory

Thursday, October 4, 2018

Quack medicine often relied upon questionable treatments such as cocaine toothache drops, asthma cigarettes, and eyeball massagers. Join Philip Montgomery, head of the Texas Medical Center Library's John P. McGovern Historical Collections and Research Center, as he discusses these bizarre treatments.

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After Hours in the Museum

Thursday, October 4, 2018
5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Join us first Thursdays of the Month inside the Museum for FREE admission to select galleries. Get the inside scoop on staff’s favorite collection piece at 5:45 P.M. Enjoy beverages such as white wine and beer (available for purchase in La Sirena).

Yeehaw! Cowboy Culture Series:
“The [True] History of Cowboys”

Thursday, October 11, 2018
5:30p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

The ancestry of iconic, cattle-herding cowboys starts centuries before the American West—all the way back to the 8th century, when North Africans conquered Spain! “Cowboy Mike” Grauer will share cowboy truths and tall tales, different types of cowboys, and the diverse demographics of a cowboy crew.

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High Adventure Book Club

Sunday, October 28, 2018 | 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Do you enjoy reading? Are you a member of The Bryan Museum? Do you enjoy meeting new people? Then we have just the thing for you!

Book of the Month: Another Year Finds Me in Texas

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The Bryan Museum's Annual Gala

Saturday, November 10, 2018

Celebrate Texas artists and the American West with an enchanted Evening at The Bryan Museum. Our third annual gala will feature live music, gourmet food, a live auction, and the presentation of the Buck n’ Ball Award to the renowned businessman John L. Nau, III.

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FREE Second Sundays

Holiday Delights at The Bryan Museum

Sunday, December 9, 2018
11:00a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Enjoy traditional hot wassail, cookies and cocoa, holiday cheer, free pictures with Santa, and photo-ops throughout the museum and gardens. The kiddos can make an ornament to take home and decorate holiday arts and crafts.