This artwork by Ramin Samandari explores the very idea of America, a nation made up of people from everywhere who came escaping oppression, famine, war, seeking a better life. Samandari explores the heritage and identities of everyday Americans in Huddled Masses, a black-and-white photographic composition.Learn More
Whether fighting for social justice or bringing body-positive fashion to the masses, these designers slay on and off the runway using their bold designs to illuminate the black experience in Texas and beyond.Learn More
Created by the African American Quilt Circle of San Antonio, Telling Our Story uses narrative quilts to give voice to San Antonio’s African American history.Learn More
New Frontiers displays applique quilt squares created by 7th and 8th grade students exploring the history of African-American figures.Learn More
Inspired by the deep love between parents and children, Fertility, Blessings, and Protection: Cultures of Baby Carriers uses traditional fabrics, slings, and wraps to celebrate the artistic tradition of baby carriers from Taiwan and other Asian indigenous cultures, and to highlight the universal commonality of the love, affection, and devotion of parenthood.Learn More
"What a wonderful place! So much history in one place. We could have spent several days here. I learned so much of Texas in a short time. Well done!"
– Linda H.
"This museum with its emphasis on multiple heritages and immigrant experiences is wonderful and leads to greater appreciation of the ties that bind us together."
– Judy R.
"Great place to visit! I have been visiting the ITC for close to 30 yrs. The exhibits are awesome and there’s always something new to see. I enjoy the hands on experience and interactive exhibits. So much history in a well-organized small place."
– Sandi E.
"Absolutely Fabulous! Hands on, interactive Texas history. NOT just for kids."
– Glenna H.
"What a tremendous facility! I’m a social studies teacher and with 20+ years in the business. I think this rivals anything I have ever seen. What a great visit! Thank you ITC."
– Judy R.
"Nos encanto los hijos quieren volver. Es tan bonito recordar uno su cultura y conocer un poco de las demas culturas. Como ver reunido el mundo en un minimundito hermoso."
– Maria M.
"For out of towners, a great place to visit and learn something new. Lots to see, all interesting with pictures, audio/video, and personal lessons about life in the past. Highly recommend."
– Anita T.
Teachers were thrilled to know about all of you and what you offer for educators.
- Lilia Z.
|Adults (18 – 64)||$12|
|Seniors (65 or older)||$9|
|Minors (6 – 17)||$9|
|Children (0 – 5)||Complimentary|
|Military with ID||$9|
|College Students with ID||$9|
| UTSA & Alamo Colleges
Students, Faculty & Staff with ID
|Groups of 10 or more||$7/person (Excludes group tour chaperones)|
ITC accepts cash, Discover, MasterCard, Visa, and traveler’s checks. The museum does not accept personal checks.