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Spring Break at SAMA

SAMA is Your Spring Break Destination 

Looking for something fun to do with the kids over Spring Break? The San Antonio Museum of Art (SAMA) is one of the best Spring Break destinations for families looking for a budget-friendly and culturally enriching experience. With its rich history and vast collection of art, the Museum offers a wealth of activities for visitors of all ages.


Roman Landscapes Special Exhibition

Roman Landscapes: Visions of Nature and Myth from Rome and Pompeii is the first exhibition in the United States to explore landscape scenes as a striking new genre of ancient Roman art. The exhibition features sixty-five wall paintings, sculptures, mosaics, and cameo glass and silver vessels created in Roman Italy between 100 BC and AD 250. Roman Landscapes is presented exclusively at SAMA. 

Spring Break Family Free Day Event

As part of the Museum’s commitment to making art accessible to everyone, SAMA is hosting a Family Free Day event on March 14, 2023. During this event, families can enjoy free admission to the Museum and explore the galleries at their own pace. 

Free Tours

Visitors can also take advantage of the museum's free themed tours and special exhibition tours led by knowledgeable docents who provide insight into the history and significance of the art on display. This is a great way to learn more about the collection and deepen your appreciation for art.

Explore the Grounds and the River Walk

In addition to the Museum, visitors can explore SAMA's lush grounds and the nearby River Walk. The River Walk is a popular spring break destination and offers a unique blend of art, history, and nature. Visitors can take a leisurely stroll along the river and enjoy the sights and sounds of the city.

Tre Trattoria 

For families looking for a delicious dining experience, Tre Trattoria is a must-visit. Located in a historic building on SAMA’s campus, Tre Trattoria offers Tuscan-inspired Italian dishes and gorgeous views of the River Walk. Open for lunch and dinner. 

Can’t see it all in one day?

Museum Membership offers unlimited free admission to the Museum, special discounts, and early access to exhibitions. By becoming a member, families can enjoy the museum all year round and support its mission of making art accessible to everyone. 

San Antonio Museum of Art offers a rich and diverse experience for families this Spring Break. With Roman Landscapes, Family Free Day event, lush grounds, the River Walk, and Tre Trattoria, there's something for everyone. Don't miss this great opportunity to spend a family-friendly and budget-friendly spring break in San Antonio.

See You at SAMA!