Welcome to the Jack Guenther Pavilion at the Briscoe Western Art Museum — a cultural jewel in the heart of downtown San Antonio on the banks of the famous River Walk. These distinctive indoor and outdoor spaces are completely customizable, creating an elegant and sophisticated backdrop for your special occasion.
The venue rental includes a six (6) hour event time frame, four (4) hours for set-up and one (1) hour for breakdown. An event manager will be present through the duration of the event . Rate includes up to (25) 66 inch round tables and indoor banquet chairs for up to 250 guests.
Three floors of customizable space
Floor to ceiling windows
Direct access to the River Walk
First Floor opens to McNutt Sculpture Garden
Outdoor tables and chairs with umbrellas
36″ round adjustable cocktail tables
24′ x 24′ square dance floor
Built-in screens and projector s
Wi-fi and internet access/stream music
Access to Briscoe Western Art Museum (based on contract)
*A $1,000.00 non-refundable deposit will reserve your date of interest
(Outdoors) Flagstone, majestic live oaks, and indigenous gardens frame this lush outdoor setting. With an Italian pergola and anchors for canopies, the McNutt Sculpture Garden is a downtown oasis for weddings, receptions, cocktails, and entertainment. Nestled in the historic and cultural heart of downtown San Antonio, this beautiful outdoor space will make your special event a magical experience.
(Level 1) The River View Room, situated on the first floor of the Jack Guenther Pavilion, brings together exquisite modern architecture — luscious white oak paneling, floor-to-ceiling windows, and rich earth tones — with unparalleled views of the River Walk. The River View Room is designed for maximum creativity, with an expansive floor plan, high ceilings and state-of-the-art technology and sound. Expand your event effortlessly into the adjacent McNutt Courtyard and River Walk patio area.
(Level 3) Stunning architectural design is the centerpiece of this magnificent room, located on the third floor of the Pavilion. A graceful mansard roof, floor-to-ceiling windows, and warm earth tones combine effortlessly with sweeping views of the River Walk, McNutt Courtyard, and historic San Antonio to make this an extraordinary space. With an expansive floor plan and high ceilings, the City Overlook Room will host your event with elegance and sophistication.
*capacity does not include dance floor or custom set up options