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A Feeling of Humanity



September 17, 2016–March 26, 2017:
Western Art from the Collection of Ken Ratner

70 works by both contemporary and early 20th century artists exploring and celebrating the beautiful in the ordinary.

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Turning Points in Teaching

Early Education and the Annual Summer Normal in Alpine

Through September 3, 2017

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Big Bend Legacy

Big Bend Legacy

The Big Bend Legacy exhibit greets visitors as they enter the Museum of the Big Bend. Legacy introduces visitors to the distinctive natural history, human history and confluence of cultures in the Big Bend region. New Exhibits Now Open! Click “Learn More!” below!
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Education Programs

The Museum of the Big Bend offers a diverse program of art, history and cultural education for children and adults. Click button below for more info!
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