Grand Opening of the new Emmett and Miriam McCoy Building at the Museum of the Big Bend
Jun 23, 2023 - Jun 24, 2023
Join us in celebrating the grand opening weekend, Jume 23 and 24, of the Emmett and Miriam McCoy Building museum building at Sul Ross State University in Alpine, Texas! The new building doubles the size of the museum, creating large dynamic spaces to exhibit art and history and to host a variety of events.
On display will be Western Beef Cattle, a series of rarely exhibited paintings by the late El Paso artist Tom Lea, Dallas Museum of Art, gift of LIFE magazine; outstanding works from The John L. Nau III Collection of Texas Art; historic murals by Clinton Baermann, Xavier Gonzalez and Julius Woeltz; as well as newly acquired works from the museum's permanent collection.
Alpine, TX 79832
Cost: $75 for the evening opening reception, June 23, 6-8 pm
Time: June 23, 6-8 pm TICKETED EVENT: June 24, 10 am-4 pm FREE