Due to the recent spike in COVID-19 cases, the ESB-MACC is currently closed to the public. Read more here.
The Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center's galleries are open to the public during new business hours: Monday-Friday 10am-6pm. Please make a reservation on our Exhibits page to visit our galleries. Please continue to check the City of Austin Closure page for updates.
Mission Statement: The Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center (ESB-MACC) is dedicated to the preservation, creation, presentation, and promotion of the cultural arts of Mexican Americans and Latino cultures. Read about the history of the ESB-MACC.
Desde la Sala Virtual Concert Series
Desde la Sala is a new series of performances by some of our favorite artists, from their living room to yours - FOR FREE! Join us every other Saturday from 7:00pm - 9:00pm starting May 30th. Join the event on Facebook or stream it on the Desde la Sala Website!