Hunting in the Pecos

Join museum educators for healthy cooking demonstrations in the H-E-B Body Adventure, stop by River Alive! for a guided exploration of invertebrate life in the San Antonio River, meet our critter friends in the Live Lab during a Live Animal Encounter, and learn the lifeways of the People of the Pecos during our Daily Demonstrations. Enjoy Gallery Theater performances on history, health and wellness presented by the Witte InterActors at the South Texas Heritage Center and the H-E-B Body Adventure. Free with museum admission.

Every day is a new adventure! For schedules and performance start times, call 210.357.1910. or download the Witte Museum App available for Apple & Android.

Daily Demonstration

  • Hunting in theĀ PecosĀ 

What tools did the hunter gatherers of the Lower Pecos use to hunt game? Visit us to discover how the People of the Pecos prepared for the hunt. Examine how spears were created and learn how rabbit sticks and atlatls were used in the hunt for deer, bison and rabbits.

Location: Prassel Lawn