The Harry Ransom Center is an internationally renowned humanities research library and museum. Its extensive holdings provide a unique record of the creative process of writers and artists, deepening our understanding of literature, photography, film, art, and the performing arts. Thousands of scholars, students, and cultural enthusiasts from around the world study materials from the collections each year. These collections also inspire original exhibitions and programs that offer visitors opportunity for enrichment, discovery, and delight. The Ransom Center advances the study of the arts and humanities and fosters an environment where culture thrives.
6 p.m. Thursday
2 p.m. Saturday
2 p.m. Sunday
21st and Guadalupe streets (map)
10 a.m.–5 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday; 10 a.m.–7 p.m. Thursday; Noon–5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday
Admission is free. Your donation supports the Ransom Center's exhibitions and public programs.
March 30, 2017 | 4pm
Uncle Tom’s Cabin and the American Stage
April 4, 2017 | 7 PM
Poet Matthew Zapruder reads from his “Why Poetry”
April 12, 2017 | 12PM
Poetry on the Plaza
April 22, 2017 | 7 PM
World of Wonders Gala