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17apr10:00 am5:00 pmFiesta Couture: Art and Artistry exhibition at the Witte Museum10:00 am - 5:00 pm CST Witte Museum, 3801 Broadway St, San Antonio, TX 78209Filter:Historic & Educational,Kids & Family,New Events

Time

(Friday) 10:00 am - 5:00 pm CST

Location

Witte Museum

3801 Broadway St, San Antonio, TX 78209

Event Details

Fiesta Couture: Art and Artistry features a behind-the-scenes look at the creative process behind the Coronation of the Queen of the Order of the Alamo, celebrating the Mistresses or the Robes, Court Artists, dressmakers, and crown makers who bring the fanciful gowns and trains to life on Fiesta’s most glamorous night. Featuring stunning Coronation gowns, sketches, artistic renderings, and first-person accounts of local artisans tasked with a unique form of storytelling through hand-sewn textiles, Fiesta Couture highlights the skilled artistry, needle and bead work on par with any of the famous couture fashion houses, right here in San Antonio.

 

Founded in 1926, the Witte Museum is where Nature, Science and Culture meet, through the lens of Texas Deep Time, and the themes of Land, Water, and Sky. Located on the banks of the San Antonio River in Brackenridge Park, the Witte Museum is San Antonio’s premier museum promoting lifelong learning through innovative exhibitions, programs, and collections in natural history, science and South Texas Heritage.

 

Adults: $14; Seniors (65+): $13; Military (with ID): $13; Children (4-11): $10; Children (0-3): Free

210-357-1900 | info@wittemuseum.org | www.wittemuseum.org

Organization

Witte Museum info@wittemuseum.org

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210-357-1900

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