3 For Free Museum Partnership


The Alamo Colleges District is partnering with local museums to provide free educational resources to students and employees.

Through these partnerships, students and employees receive free admission to three area museums, in addition to several other benefits listed below. Please note, you must present your Alamo Colleges ID in order to claim 3 For Free benefits.

Information About Our '3 for Free' Partnerships


The McNay


  • Alamo Colleges students and employees receive free admission (excluding paid exhibitions)

  • Unlimited access to the McNay Library for research by appointment (email library@mcnayart.org)

  • 10% discount at the museum shop

  • 35% off membership
General McNay information:

San Antonio Museum of Art


  • Alamo Colleges students and employees receive free admission

  • 10% discount on any general membership purchase

  • Parking validation when presenting a school ID or alamo.edu email account (take a ticket upon arrival to access the lot and obtain validation in the Great Hall)

  • Access to the museum’s international collections, special exhibitions and a variety of programs
General SAMA information:
  • For hours, address and general information, please visit the SAMA website.

  • Visit SAMA Anywhere for online events, art activities and teaching resources

The Witte Museum


  • Alamo Colleges students and employees receive free admission

  • $10 off memberships for faculty and staff

  • Opportunities for volunteering, student internships and collaborative programming
General Witte information:
VIA goMobile Mobile Pass


All museums are on VIA bus routes, so free transportation is available to through your VIA goMobile mobile pass.

Current Alamo Colleges District students and employees are eligible for a VIA goMobile mobile pass using your student or employee email address.

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