Museum Events

Wine in The Bryan Gardens

First Thursday of Every Month (Weather Permitting) 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

You are cordially invited to join us in our beautiful botanical gardens to relax and enjoy time and conversation with friends, family, and Museum staff. Wine, beer, and complimentary bar snacks will be served in the Sculpture Garden next to the Museum Shop. During the event, the Museum Shop will also be open so that you may browse our selection of original artwork, handpainted figurines, unique jewelry, colorful pottery, books, music, and more.

Please enter from our Guest Parking lot behind the Museum. We look forward to seeing you there!

The Bryan Museum Speaker Series

Alongside our two new special exhibits, Forgotten Gateway: Coming to America Through Galveston Island and The "Stranger's Disease": Experiencing Yellow Fever in Galveston, 1837-1897, The Bryan Museum is hosting a speaker series to bring additional insight to the topics:

March 9, 2017
5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Speaker: Rabbi James Kessler, Congregation B'nai Israel Rabbi Emeritus
Title: Rabbi Cohen: Galveston's Shepherd

April 20, 2017
5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Speaker: Dr. Mylynka Kilgore Cardona, Map Curator, Texas General Land Office
Title: Come to Texas: Enticing Immigrants to the Lone Star State in the 19th Century

Please join us for each lecture in the Conservatory behind the main Museum building. The events are free and open to the public. Light refreshment will be provided.

If you plan to attend, please RSVP using the form. RSVPs are automatically entered to win one free Explorer membership in a random drawing to be held the day after the event (winner will be announced via email).