Institute of Texan Cultures

Institute of Texan Cultures

The Institute of Texan Cultures encourages the understanding and appreciation of Texas and Texans through research, collections, exhibits and programs. A Smithsonian affiliate, the museum strives to become the nation's premier institution of contemporary cultural and ethnic studies focusing on the diverse cultural communities that make Texas what it is.

As part of UTSA's Tier One aspirations, the institute offers schoolteachers new, innovative content while developing their skills in teaching social studies, history and related disciplines

A Maverick's Texas

New director leads museum

41st annual Texas Folklife Festival

Travel back in time to the Wild West