The Bryan Museum

Hours Open:
Monday:
closed
Tuesday:
closed
Wednesday:
10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Thursday:
10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Friday:
10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday:
10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sunday:
10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
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The Bryan Museum is home to the world’s largest collection of historical artifacts, documents, and artwork relating to the Southwestern United States.The museum houses the largest collection of its kind in the world. With 70,000 items spanning 12,000 years, it includes treasures ranging from ancient Native American cultural artifacts to 21st century pieces—rare German, French, Spanish, and English documents; exquisite saddles; spurs; antique firearms; exceptionally rare maps and books; fine art; religious and folk art; portraits; and documents. Located in an historic landmark building originally used as an orphanage, the museum has been meticulously restored to its original state with a display of items relating to the building’s history and that of its occupants. The campus boasts beautiful botanic gardens, a gift shop with interesting and unique items, a Belgian designed glass conservatory, and more.