Today At The Museum

Sunday’s are Free Admission & Free Tours!

Admission to the Museum is free every Sunday!

Sponsored by HEB and HEB Tournament of Champions

Tours at 2pm & 3pm, Spanish Tours upon request (see store associate for info).


Mexic-Arte Museum is on the corner of 5th St. and Congress Ave. at

419 Congress Ave.
Austin, TX 78701

Museum Hours
Monday–Thursday10 AM – 6 PM
Friday & Saturday10 AM – 5 PM
SundayNoon – 5 PM
Office Hours
Monday–Thursday9 AM – 6 PM
Friday9 AM – 5 PM
Senior Citizens$4
Ages 12 & under$1
Mexic-Arte MembersFREE
Please note: Food, drinks, and backpacks are prohibited within the museum galleries.
Museum Galleries,
Offices & Store Closed

New Year’s Day
Memorial Day
Independence Day
Labor Day
Thanksgiving Day
Christmas Eve

Active-Duty Military

The Mexic-Arte Museum, a collaborator in the Blue Star Museums program, offers free general admission to the nation’s active-duty military personnel and up to five family members—including U.S. Air Force, Army, Navy, Marines, National Guard, Coast Guard, National Guard and Reserve, U.S. Public Health Commissioned Corps, and NOAA Commissioned Corps—from Armed Services Day through Labor Day. (For all free and discounted military tickets, present ID in person at admissions desk)


Metered street parking is available along 5th St., Congress Ave., and the surrounding blocks.

Monday – Tuesday 8 AM – 6 PM
Wednesday – Friday 8 AM – Midnight
Saturday 11 AM – Midnight
Sundays are free of charge

Fees are $2.40 per hour.
For additional parking, garages and surface lots are also available throughout the downtown Austin area.

The Frost Bank Tower also provides $10 parking for visitors after 5:00pm and on weekends:

Frost Bank Parking Garage Entrance 1
112 E. 4th St.
Austin, TX 78701


Frost Bank Parking Garage Entrance 2
Enter on Brazos St. Between 5th Street and 4th Street
Austin, TX 78701


Guided tours of Mexic–Arte Museum exhibitions provide students and adults with a unique cultural experience. Tours are an engaging way to expose all age groups to current exhibitions and a fun opportunity to learn about traditional and contemporary Mexican, Latinx, and Chicanx art from MAM’s knowledgeable staff.Tours are customized to focus on current exhibitions and can be tailored to focus on K-12 education, the community, or specific collections; tours in English and Spanish are available for museum guests. Below are downloadable Gallery Guides from recent exhibitions.